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Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake - 18km WNW of Searles Valley, CA (USA) on Saturday, 6 July 2019

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.1 quake: 18km W of Searles Valley, CA (USA), 6 Jul 2019 03:19, which had occurred 4 minutes earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake  - 18km WNW of Searles Valley, CA (USA) on Saturday, 6 July 2019
6 Jul 05:16 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 52 minutes.
Jul 6 05:16: Magnitude recalculated from 4.9 to 4.8.
Jul 6 07:02: Magnitude recalculated from 4.8 to 5.4.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 7.1 to 12.4 km.
Date & time: Saturday, 6 July 2019 03:23 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2019-07-05 19:23:50 -08:00
Magnitude: 5.4
Depth: 12.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.80017°N / 117.60517°W (United States)
Nearest volcano: Coso (40 km / 25 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) W of Searles Valley (pop: 1,700)
21 km (13 mi) NE of Ridgecrest (pop: 28,800)
23 km (14 mi) NE of China Lake Acres (pop: 1,900)
136 km (85 mi) NE of Bakersfield (pop: 373,600)
190 km (118 mi) N of San Bernardino (pop: 216,100)
191 km (118 mi) N of Fontana (pop: 207,500)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 1012 joules (2.21 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1898 tons of TNT or 0.1 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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2019-07-05 19:23:50 -08:00 (6 Jul 03:23:50 UTC)M 5.4 / 12.4 km18km WNW of Searles Valley, CA (USA)USGS

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Littlerock (142.2 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Rio Vista, ca. / not felt
139 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
136.9 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Squaw Valley Ca (167.9 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
mohave valley / Light shaking (MMI IV)
200.7 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
199.7 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) (reported through our app)
217.9 km SSE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
San Diego (United States of America, 345 km S of epicenter) : Long rolling movement--probably 1 minute duration (reported through EMSC)
Las Vegas (United States of America, 227 km E of epicenter) : It appeared much larger than the one yesterday it really shook the whole bed and the lamp in the ceiling the ceiling fan (reported through EMSC)
Las Vegas (United States of America, 227 km E of epicenter) : It appeared much larger than the one yesterday it really shook the whole bed and the lamp in the ceiling the ceiling fan (reported through EMSC)
Turlock (United States of America, 345 km NW of epicenter) : Light shaking in the house (reported through EMSC)
(USA, 275 km SW of epicenter) : Rolling motion for 15 seconds.Santa Maria, Ca (reported through EMSC)
Laguna Niguel (United States of America, 251 km S of epicenter) : This seemed to last at least a minute! Real shaker! I’m in South Orange County! (reported through EMSC)
Menifee (United States of America, 238 km S of epicenter) : Long lasting gentle roll! (reported through EMSC)
Huntington Beach (United States of America, 238 km S of epicenter) : A shaker in Huntington Beach (reported through EMSC)
(USA, 238 km S of epicenter) : A rythmic deep rolling sensation and shaking.Lasted quite a while. (reported through EMSC)
Marina Del Rey (United States of America, 217 km S of epicenter) : About 30 seconds of shaking (reported through EMSC)
Los Angeles (United States of America, 207 km S of epicenter) : South Los Angeles AGAIN. FELT BIGGER THAN BEFORE. (reported through EMSC)
Los Angeles (United States of America, 204 km S of epicenter) : It started shaking then swaying. Strong. Bookshelves and tv stand shaking. Lasted about 8 seconds. (reported through EMSC)
Pacoima (United States of America, 187 km SW of epicenter) : Shaking for a good 15 seconds (reported through EMSC)
Running Springs (United States of America, 183 km S of epicenter) : Gentle roller 5 second (reported through EMSC)
Victorville (United States of America, 150 km S of epicenter) : SCARY! FELT LIKE WE WERE IN THE OCEAN! (reported through EMSC)
Springville (United States of America, 116 km W of epicenter) : Springville CA US 8:50pm. Still fill some vibrations. (reported through EMSC)
Yuma (United States of America, 439 km SE of epicenter) : More of a gentle shaking back and forth, stopped, and then started again. My chair did not move but I felt it in the chair and I could see it in the dresser mirror. (reported through EMSC)
Sloughhouse (United States of America, 436 km NW of epicenter) : I had spell of nausea then notice water in my in ground swimming pool rising and falling side to side about 1-2 inches. The water continued its motion for several minutes before it settled down (reported through EMSC)
Playas de Rosarito (Mexico, 385 km S of epicenter) : Shook and rolled for several minutes 90 minutes south of San Diego. (reported through EMSC)
Salinas (United States of America, 376 km W of epicenter) : Where? (reported through EMSC)
Modesto (United States of America, 366 km NW of epicenter) : Sitting on the couch! (reported through EMSC)
San Diego (United States of America, 343 km S of epicenter) : Heavy shaking! Nothing falling off shelves or walls. (reported through EMSC)
El Cajon (United States of America, 338 km S of epicenter) : Felt in El Cajon (reported through EMSC)
(USA, 334 km E of epicenter) : We in Mesquite, Nevada felt the earthquake and the lights were swaying. (reported through EMSC)
La Jolla (United States of America, 330 km S of epicenter) : Table, and chair with me in it, rolled with quake. I saw a wild animal on my sidewalk that I have never seen before before the quake happened. Rose Canyon is right next to where I live in condos. (reported through EMSC)
San Diego (United States of America, 317 km S of epicenter) : Seemed to come in a wave (reported through EMSC)
Carlsbad (United States of America, 292 km S of epicenter) : This one was a long one...over 30 seconds! (reported through EMSC)
Nipomo (United States of America, 274 km W of epicenter) : The chandelier was swinging pretty good. (reported through EMSC)
Capistrano Beach (United States of America, 260 km S of epicenter) : During the 7.1, about 160 miles from Ridgecrest (reported through EMSC)
Dana Point (United States of America, 257 km S of epicenter) : Surprising! (reported through EMSC)
Palm Desert (USA, 256 km SE of epicenter) : Omg! Made me dizzy! Mom and I went out back and watch the trees sway and neigjbors come out. Woah!! (reported through EMSC)
Murrieta (United States of America, 249 km S of epicenter) : Our house rolled and shook for almost a minute in Murrieta. (reported through EMSC)
Santa Barbara (United States of America, 249 km SW of epicenter) : Closet doors removed and fountain water slashed but then quickly resolved (reported through EMSC)
Mission Viejo (United States of America, 243 km S of epicenter) : I got up and made sure my big screen TV didn’t fall over. (reported through EMSC)
Costa Mesa (United States of America, 242 km S of epicenter) : Lasted almost an entire minute! (reported through EMSC)
Costa Mesa (United States of America, 238 km S of epicenter) : Rolling for awhile (reported through EMSC)
Huntington Beach (United States of America, 238 km S of epicenter) : It went on for about a min, all hanging items swayed pretty good. However it was my bird. Cat and two puppies that alerted me just seconds before it hit. (reported through EMSC)
Irvine (United States of America, 237 km S of epicenter) : Irvine. Less than 30 seconds. Shakey not rolling.Must have been sizable for an aftershock to reach us 180mi away if an aftershock. (reported through EMSC)
San Pedro (United States of America, 237 km S of epicenter) : Rolling floor and moving floor lamps (reported through EMSC)
Fountain Valley (United States of America, 236 km S of epicenter) : Rolling movement (reported through EMSC)
Irvine (United States of America, 235 km S of epicenter) : It wouldn't stop (reported through EMSC)
Hemet (United States of America, 235 km S of epicenter) : 4.1 (reported through EMSC)
Henderson (United States of America, 234 km E of epicenter) : The Wallsh shook, (reported through EMSC)
Las Vegas (United States of America, 233 km E of epicenter) : Just felt a slight shake about 4 minutes ago here in vegas (reported through EMSC)
Las Vegas (United States of America, 232 km E of epicenter) : Omg (reported through EMSC)
Long Beach (United States of America, 232 km S of epicenter) : Woa! (reported through EMSC)
Las Vegas (United States of America, 227 km E of epicenter) : Chandelier swinging. Blinds swaying. Scary (reported through EMSC)
Las Vegas (United States of America, 227 km E of epicenter) : Lasted a few seconds. Water splashed in pool. No damage. (reported through EMSC)
Las Vegas (United States of America, 227 km E of epicenter) : On 7/6/19 at approximately 8:22 pm pst, I was sitting in my recliningchair watching tv when I felt my chair and the floor shaking.Ilooked over to my right and saw a table lamp shade shaking back and forth. The quake lasted less than a minute but naturally seemed much longer. (reported through EMSC)
Las Vegas (United States of America, 225 km E of epicenter) : Terrifying (reported through EMSC)
Fresno (United States of America, 222 km NW of epicenter) : It was 45 sec long (reported through EMSC)
El Segundo (United States of America, 221 km S of epicenter) : Rolling and shaking in El Segundo (reported through EMSC)
Buena Park (United States of America, 220 km S of epicenter) : Up and down then rolling motion (reported through EMSC)
Las Vegas (United States of America, 219 km E of epicenter) : Felt it but was not sure (reported through EMSC)
Banning (United States of America, 218 km S of epicenter) : Shaking from north to south in Banning California (reported through EMSC)
Moreno Valley (United States of America, 211 km S of epicenter) : This was during the 7.1 Ridgecrest quake a few minutes ago. (reported through EMSC)
Riverside (United States of America, 211 km S of epicenter) : 5.4 center at ridgecrest (reported through EMSC)
Agoura Hills (United States of America, 209 km SW of epicenter) : My big tree shook!!! (reported through EMSC)
Redlands (United States of America, 197 km S of epicenter) : Water n pool swinging, chandelier swinging for a couple of minutes (reported through EMSC)
El Monte (United States of America, 196 km S of epicenter) : Scary (reported through EMSC)
Redlands (United States of America, 195 km S of epicenter) : Little rumble (reported through EMSC)
North Hollywood (United States of America, 192 km S of epicenter) : 5.1 Felt it enough to make me nauseous.North Hollywood, CA (reported through EMSC)
Montclair (United States of America, 192 km S of epicenter) : My dog and my birds got crazy! Then I felt it ! Was pretty strong! (reported through EMSC)
San Bernardino (United States, 190 km S of epicenter) : TV was shaking enough to notice it while playing a game (reported through EMSC)
Pasadena (United States of America, 189 km S of epicenter) : Scared (reported through EMSC)
Visalia (United States of America, 164 km W of epicenter) : Just felt another short one here in visalia (reported through EMSC)
Acton (United States of America, 157 km S of epicenter) : Stronger than the 4th of July earthquake (reported through EMSC)
Apple Valley (United States of America, 149 km S of epicenter) : Laying on my couch felt another smaller one. (reported through EMSC)
Bakersfield (United States of America, 144 km W of epicenter) : Real light, but I can feel it (reported through EMSC)
Bakersfield (United States of America, 136 km W of epicenter) : Alot of shaking lately (reported through EMSC)
Bakersfield (United States of America, 136 km W of epicenter) : More of a shaker this time (reported through EMSC)
Bakersfield (United States of America, 136 km W of epicenter) : Y (reported through EMSC)
Bakersfield (United States of America, 136 km W of epicenter) : My first quake in California, would not want this to happen again (reported through EMSC)
Richgrove (United States of America, 136 km W of epicenter) : I'm in shock (reported through EMSC)
Ridgecrest (United States of America, 20 km S of epicenter) : Tired of this, shut it off, pay the bills. (reported through EMSC)
Wellton (United States of America, 474 km SE of epicenter) : I'm 30 miles east of Yuma Arizona , town called wellton, sitting on my bed in a trailer and could feel the bed gently shaking , kinda felt like I was sitting on a water bed with a gentle rolling feeling. (reported through EMSC)
Sacramento (United States of America, 462 km NW of epicenter) : Swaying motion (reported through EMSC)
Rancho Cordova (United States of America, 452 km NW of epicenter) : Slight rolling motion. (reported through EMSC)
Arnold (United States of America, 366 km NW of epicenter) : The dog barked - and why if down south can we feel it 6 hours away? Could there have been another one in our area that is not showing up? (reported through EMSC)
Oceano (United States of America, 283 km W of epicenter) : Here in Oceano california 93445..we were rolling (reported through EMSC)
Hemet (United States of America, 233 km S of epicenter) : Saw the water moving in the cooler. (reported through EMSC)
Lemoore (United States of America, 205 km W of epicenter) : Shaking (reported through EMSC)
Granada Hills (United States of America, 189 km SW of epicenter) : Its swayed lite sway (reported through EMSC)
Visalia (United States of America, 163 km W of epicenter) : 15 seconds of gentle shaking. I think I'm feeling more. (reported through EMSC)
Bakersfield (United States of America, 147 km W of epicenter) : Felt in Bakersfield 8 seconds (reported through EMSC)

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Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake - 18km WNW of Searles Valley, CA (USA) on Saturday, 6 July 2019
 

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