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 3:59:37 PM (PDT) on Sunday, July 16, 2023.
The magnitude 1.2 event occurred 16 km (10 miles) SSW of Tehachapi, CA.
The hypocentral depth is 9 km ( 6 miles).
|Magnitude||1.2 - local magnitude (Ml)|
|Time||Sunday, July 16, 2023 at 3:59:37 PM (PDT)
Sunday, July 16, 2023 at 22:59:37 (UTC)
Tehachapi, CA - 16 km (10 miles) SSW (203 degrees)|
Neenach, CA - 26 km (16 miles) NNE (18 degrees)
Mojave, CA - 32 km (20 miles) W (259 degrees)
Lebec, CA - 36 km (22 miles) ENE (61 degrees)
Rosamond, CA - 36 km (22 miles) WNW (295 degrees)
|Coordinates||34 deg. 59.9 min. N (34.999N), 118 deg. 31.1 min. W (118.518W)|
|Depth||8.91 km (5.5 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=24, Nph=41, Dmin=16.2 km, Rmss=0.11 sec, Erho=0.15 km, Erzz=0.47 km, Gp=48 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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