Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada
== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==
Southern California Seismic Network: a cooperative project of
U.S. Geological Survey, Pasadena California
Caltech Seismological Laboratory, Pasadena, California
Version #4: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.
A micro earthquake occurred at 12:07:53 PM (PDT) on Tuesday, April 6, 2021.
The magnitude 0.6 event occurred 15 km (9 miles) WSW of Searles Valley, CA.
The hypocentral depth is 9 km ( 6 miles).
|Magnitude||0.6 - local magnitude (Ml)|
|Time||Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at 12:07:53 PM (PDT)
Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at 19:07:53 (UTC)
Searles Valley, CA - 15 km (9 miles) WSW (250 degrees)|
Ridgecrest, CA - 16 km (10 miles) NE (43 degrees)
Trona, CA - 17 km (10 miles) WSW (254 degrees)
Inyokern, CA - 24 km (15 miles) ENE (70 degrees)
Little Lake, CA - 39 km (24 miles) SE (127 degrees)
|Coordinates||35 deg. 43.4 min. N (35.723N), 117 deg. 33.5 min. W (117.558W)|
|Depth||8.88 km (5.5 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=14, Nph=24, Dmin=10.9 km, Rmss=0.1 sec, Erho=0.24 km, Erzz=0.65 km, Gp=133 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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