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 6:00:02 PM (PDT) on Sunday, July 16, 2023.
The magnitude 0.9 event occurred 14 km (9 miles) SSW of Searles Valley, CA.
The hypocentral depth is 5 km ( 3 miles).
|Magnitude||0.9 - local magnitude (Ml)|
|Time||Sunday, July 16, 2023 at 6:00:02 PM (PDT)
Monday, July 17, 2023 at 1:00:02 (UTC)
Searles Valley, CA - 14 km (9 miles) SSW (212 degrees)|
Trona, CA - 15 km (9 miles) SW (220 degrees)
Ridgecrest, CA - 18 km (11 miles) ENE (75 degrees)
Inyokern, CA - 30 km (18 miles) E (86 degrees)
Johannesburg, CA - 35 km (22 miles) NNE (23 degrees)
|Coordinates||35 deg. 39.8 min. N (35.663N), 117 deg. 29.1 min. W (117.486W)|
|Depth||5.26 km (3.3 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=16, Nph=25, Dmin=5.6 km, Rmss=0.16 sec, Erho=0.39 km, Erzz=0.58 km, Gp=102 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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