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 #5: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.
A micro earthquake occurred at 2:19:40 PM (PDT) on Sunday, July 16, 2023.
The magnitude 1.2 event occurred 7 km (4 miles) NE (36 degrees) of Coso Junction, CA.
The hypocentral depth is 5 km ( 3 miles).
|Magnitude||1.2 - local magnitude (Ml)|
|Time||Sunday, July 16, 2023 at 2:19:40 PM (PDT)
Sunday, July 16, 2023 at 21:19:40 (UTC)
Coso Junction, CA - 7 km (4 miles) NE (36 degrees)|
Little Lake, CA - 17 km (11 miles) N (1 degrees)
Olancha, CA - 23 km (14 miles) SSE (157 degrees)
Inyokern, CA - 50 km (31 miles) N (351 degrees)
Ridgecrest, CA - 56 km (35 miles) NNW (339 degrees)
|Coordinates||36 deg. 5.6 min. N (36.093N), 117 deg. 54.3 min. W (117.905W)|
|Depth||5.25 km (3.3 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=19, Nph=32, Dmin=5.2 km, Rmss=0.15 sec, Erho=0.33 km, Erzz=0.6 km, Gp=116 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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