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 #7: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.
A micro earthquake occurred at 5:26:24 AM (PDT) on Tuesday, July 18, 2023.
The magnitude 0.8 event occurred 5 km (3 miles) SSW of Salton City, CA.
The hypocentral depth is 4 km ( 2 miles).
|Magnitude||0.8 - local magnitude (Ml)|
|Time||Tuesday, July 18, 2023 at 5:26:24 AM (PDT)
Tuesday, July 18, 2023 at 12:26:24 (UTC)
Salton City, CA - 5 km (3 miles) SSW (210 degrees)|
Ocotillo Wells, CA - 19 km (12 miles) NE (47 degrees)
Oasis, CA - 25 km (16 miles) SSE (155 degrees)
Bombay Beach, CA - 25 km (16 miles) WSW (246 degrees)
North Shore, CA - 30 km (19 miles) S (188 degrees)
|Coordinates||33 deg. 15.5 min. N (33.258N), 115 deg. 59.0 min. W (115.984W)|
|Depth||3.51 km (2.2 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=24, Nph=33, Dmin=2.5 km, Rmss=0.23 sec, Erho=0.34 km, Erzz=0.29 km, Gp=113 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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