Strong mag. 5.4 earthquake - Inyo County, 20 mi north of Ridgecrest, Kern County, California, USA, on 2019-07-05 20:18:55 -08:00
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Strong magnitude 5.4 earthquake at 7 km depth
Local time at epicenter: 2019-07-05 20:18:55 -08:00
Depth: 7.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.91017°N / 117.68483°W (Inyo, California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Coso (19 km / 12 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (13 mi) NE of Pearsonville (pop: 17) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) WNW of Searles Valley (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (20 mi) NNE of Magnolia (pop: 1,100) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) N of Ridgecrest (pop: 28,800) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) ENE of Alta Sierra (Kern County) (pop: 7,050) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) NNE of California City (Kern County) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) E of Porterville (pop: 56,100) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) ENE of Bakersfield (pop: 373,600) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (88 mi) NNE of Lancaster (pop: 161,100) --> See nearby quakes!
449 km (279 mi) SE of Sacramento (pop: 490,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 1012 joules (2.21 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1898 tons of TNT or 0.1 atomic bombs!) More info
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|5.4||7.4 km||20km E of Little Lake, CA (USA)||USGS|
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