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 #3: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.
A micro earthquake occurred at 4:05:45 PM (PDT) on Sunday, July 16, 2023.
The magnitude 1.2 event occurred 14 km (9 miles) SW of Searles Valley, CA.
The hypocentral depth is 5 km ( 3 miles).
|Magnitude||1.2 - local magnitude (Ml)|
|Time||Sunday, July 16, 2023 at 4:05:45 PM (PDT)
Sunday, July 16, 2023 at 23:05:45 (UTC)
Searles Valley, CA - 14 km (9 miles) SW (214 degrees)|
Trona, CA - 15 km (9 miles) SW (222 degrees)
Ridgecrest, CA - 17 km (11 miles) ENE (74 degrees)
Inyokern, CA - 29 km (18 miles) E (86 degrees)
Johannesburg, CA - 35 km (22 miles) NNE (22 degrees)
|Coordinates||35 deg. 39.8 min. N (35.663N), 117 deg. 29.4 min. W (117.490W)|
|Depth||4.76 km (3.0 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=12, Nph=20, Dmin=6.0 km, Rmss=0.16 sec, Erho=0.32 km, Erzz=0.7 km, Gp=58 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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