Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada
== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==
U.S. Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California
U.C. Berkeley Seismological Laboratory, Berkeley, 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 0:03:01 AM (PDT) on Saturday, July 15, 2023.
The magnitude 1.6 event occurred 2 km (1 miles) WNW of Kettleman City, CA.
The hypocentral depth is 15 km (10 miles).
|Magnitude||1.6 - duration magnitude (Md)|
|Time||Saturday, July 15, 2023 at 0:03:01 AM (PDT)
Saturday, July 15, 2023 at 7:03:01 (UTC)
Kettleman City, CA - 2 km (1 miles) WNW (297 degrees)|
Avenal, CA - 14 km (8 miles) E (85 degrees)
Huron, CA - 24 km (15 miles) SSE (152 degrees)
Lemoore Station, CA - 28 km (18 miles) SSW (194 degrees)
Lemoore, CA - 36 km (23 miles) SSW (209 degrees)
|Coordinates||36 deg. 0.9 min. N (36.015N), 119 deg. 58.7 min. W (119.979W)|
|Depth||15.37 km (9.6 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=29, Nph=38, Dmin=0.4 km, Rmss=0.15 sec, Erho=0.3 km, Erzz=0.56 km, Gp=157 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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