Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - Inyo County, 20 mi north of Ridgecrest, Kern County, California, USA, on 2019-08-22 12:49:50 -08:00

Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - Inyo County, 20 mi north of Ridgecrest, Kern County, California, USA, on 2019-08-22 12:49:50 -08:00

Strong magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 2 km depth

22 Aug 20:52 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 minutes.
Aug 22 20:55: Magnitude recalculated from 4.6 to 5.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 1.9 to 2.4 km.
Date & time: 22 Aug 2019 20:49:50 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2019-08-22 12:49:50 -08:00
Magnitude: 5
Depth: 2.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.90733°N / 117.709°W (Inyo County, California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Coso (17 km / 11 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) NE of Pearsonville (pop: 17) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) NNE of Magnolia (pop: 1,100) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) WNW of Searles Valley (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) N of Ridgecrest (pop: 28,800) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) ENE of Weldon (pop: 2,640) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) ENE of Alta Sierra (Kern County) (pop: 7,050) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) NNE of California City (Kern County) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) ENE of Bakersfield (pop: 373,600) --> See nearby quakes!
207 km (129 mi) ESE of Fresno (pop: 520,100) --> See nearby quakes!
448 km (278 mi) SE of Sacramento (pop: 490,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
5.02.4 km18km E of Little Lake, CA (USA)USGS
5.02 kmCentral California (USA)EMSC

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Apple valley, Ca / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Pahrump NV (155.4 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Hilversum / not felt
132.4 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / not felt : Did not feel it or hear it or see it. Was in my basement workshop and didn't have any idea that there was an earthquake until I got off later and checked my notifications. Lol Coworkers on the ground floor also did not feel it. (reported through our app)  
North Wales / not felt : People in CA need to stay alert and be ready..definitly a slow slip happening but worse to come.. you can thank the greedy elites for the millions of holes from the drilling stations .. they drilled on both sides of the San Andreas fault line too..  
Lake Isabella, CA / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Wofford Heights / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was blasting my music while sitting when this quake hit. It was a shock and scared the shite out of me at first. It hit with a strong jolt followed by some strong back and forth shifting. Everything in the house had a slight rattle.  
Pahrump, nv (158.7 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : In parking lot and car shook, thought it was the truck going past but they weren't moving very fast. (reported through our app)  
San Marcos / not felt
Bakersfield CA / Light shaking (MMI IV)
206.4 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Bakersfield CA / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Very lite shaking, felt like when big trucks go by.  
32.5 km S of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I felt one right after another. One made me think was that an earthquake then the second one was more swaying on the second floor building. (reported through our app)  
140.3 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Glendora, Ca. / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : It felt Like a Rolling motion.  
Madera / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Tuscany hotel, Las Vegas, NV / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Porterville ca / Light shaking (MMI IV)
porterville california (120.3 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Visalia ca / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Moderate shaking  
Boron CA / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Ridgecrest, CA / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I was in a grocery store where the casualties were a sign and a thing of BBQ sauce.  
Boulder City,NV Fisher space pen company / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Was at work and felt dizzy and I said California just had a earthquake! WOW  
Helendale (137.6 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : Small movement (reported through our app)  
Loma Linda / Light shaking (MMI IV)
234.5 km E of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I was sitting in my chair, when I felt a light roll (reported through our app)  
San Bernardino, CA / Weak shaking (MMI III) : The blinds were moving  
Lancaster, CA / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
hi / Violent shaking (MMI IX) : ghujjj  
North brown rd / Light shaking (MMI IV) : It was more of a roll. At first with a few shocks or tighter patterns of the wave followed by a more consistent mellow roll that slowly faded off.  
Ridgecrest (30.3 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Was at work store shelves swayed. But we are all ok (reported through our app)  
Hanford ca. (182.1 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Koreatown, Los Angeles (211.2 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Felt very dizzy like the room was swaying. Made me very nauseous!! (reported through our app)  
267.5 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Tremble (reported through our app)  
Stockton ca / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Felt a slight rocking sensation much like on July 5th but weaker.  
ridgecrest ca / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Henderson NV / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Very very light roll. Would not have really thought it happened without confirmation from this app.  
Bakersfield (126 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Inyokern / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : I was outside at the time of earthquakes. Sick feeling in the pit of my stomach like, here we go again!  
Seal beach ca / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
24.3 km S of epicenter [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) (reported through our app)
Bakersfield (119.7 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Modesto Ca (352.9 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Onyx, California 93255 / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : It did not start off as a small quake and grew stronger it hit strong grew a little stronger then started to repidly go away  
RIDGECREST / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
California city (90.3 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Pahrump NV (163.4 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Menifee California (251.5 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I felt a slight rumble while in school. (reported through our app)  
Ridgecrest, via PayPal only / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Reminded of the one before the big one on the 4th. Back on our toes again. Ironic is the first one hit on a Thursday too in the same spot and near time as well.  
bakersfield / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Downey, CA / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Chino hills CA / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Sitting in car at Grand Park - Chino hills CA. Car started to shake a little.  
Henderson, nv / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Light shaking kind of rolling  
APPLE VALLEY, CA / Light shaking (MMI IV)
226.6 km E of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
246.1 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Sitting in car, I thought I was feeling faint, but realized the car was moving. (reported through our app)  
Porterville ca / Light shaking (MMI IV)
San Bernardino / Light shaking (MMI IV)
141.7 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Bodfish / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : It felt pretty strong here. Neighbors mentioned it felt strong as well.  
Fresno, ca / not felt
San Bernardino / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
93308 (142.9 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Ridgecrest, CA / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
bakersfield / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Victorville, ca (43.3 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Strong jolt followed by 3-4 seconds of shaking. Chandeliers were weaving for 2-3 minutes afterwards. French doors were heard creaking.  
Bakersfield / Light shaking (MMI IV) : It was shocking  
Las Vegas (232.8 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
230.1 km S of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
LAS VEGAS NV / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Ridgecrest (32.1 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
230.1 km E of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Tehachapi, CA / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Felt a sharp jolt then mild shaking for about 5 seconds.  
Victorville CA / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Just made me sit up n wait to see what was next.. house rattled...lol  
Apple Valley (159.4 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Felt a couple of good jerks while sitting on the couch. (reported through our app)  
visalia ca / Light shaking (MMI IV)
bakersfield, ca (141.2 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
233 km E of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
500 S. Grand Central Pwy, Las Vegas, NV, 89155 (230.3 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I am located at the Clark County Government Center on the 5th floor. I experienced light shaking/rolling. Several employees felt it, and items moved about on my desk. It lasted approximately 15 seconds--long enough for employees to gather, and begin asking, "Is this another earthquake?" Only to realize--yes, this is really an earthquake!  
232.2 km E of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I felt dizzy, I thought it was me but the lights were moving and a few other people in the office felt it but not everyone. We're on the top of a 17 story building.  
115.7 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Los angeles / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Springville Ca (108 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
139.2 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Las Vegas / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Porterville / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : Intense shaking for roughly 5 seconds  
China Lake acres area (30 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : My dog was desperate to get outside 10 minutes prior to the earthquake. My house shook and it lasted awhile. It was loud, (reported through our app)  
Lancaster, CA / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Chair shook once  
Ridgecrest...ca... / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Well this one has got me alert again ..  
Pasadena / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Lake los angeles,Ca / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Las Vegas, NV (236.4 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Sitting at my desk at work on the 5th floor, it felt like I was getting light headed and rocking side to side.  
131.2 km W of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Porterville, ca / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Lake L.A. Ca. (148.5 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
92404 / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Not shaking, more of a gentle away.  
93561 / Light shaking (MMI IV)
between Turlock and HILMAR . California / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Totally felt it big time .and I am in central valley California ,in Turlock California  
Bakersfield / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Las Vegas, NV / Light shaking (MMI IV)
214.4 km E of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : It felt like somebody was moving the floor underneath me with a slight sway  
LAS VEGAS / Light shaking (MMI IV)
30.6 km S of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Bakersfield CA (142.3 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
152.4 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Very weak barely noticed it.  
Fresno / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
30.2 km S of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Las Vegas / Light shaking (MMI IV) : In a motel room and bed shook and light moved.  
North Las Vegas NV / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Las Vegas, Nv / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Redlands / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Victorville ca / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Barstow, CA / Light shaking (MMI IV)
143.2 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Redlands / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Mild shaking  
Camp Nelson CA / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Resting in recliner. Felt two distinct shakes.  
California City,CA (90.7 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
California City, CA 93505 / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Felt like a single jolt. Quick.  
Yucca Valley / not felt
Bakersfield, CA (134.4 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
PORTERVILLE (121.1 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Las Vegas, NV Southern Hills hospital - very light (218 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Sitting in chair on fifth floor of the hospital. Very mild single shake. (reported through our app)  
Bakersfield CA (140 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
32.1 km S of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Light shake about 2 seconds in Ridgecrest (reported through our app)  
Santa Clarita / Light shaking (MMI IV)
202.5 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : 4th floor in Van Nuys building felt light swaying motion. (reported through our app)  
Visalia ca / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
24.4 km S of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
234.8 km E of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Bakersfield / Weak shaking (MMI III)
33.8 km ESE of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
South Fork School, Kelso Campus Weldon, CA 93283 / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Las Vegas NV / Weak shaking (MMI III)
152.2 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Porterville, ca / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
36.6 km S of epicenter [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) (reported through our app)
kernville,ca / Light shaking (MMI IV)
157.4 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Ridgecrest, Ca (29.4 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was just sitting in my house watching T.V. it shook good enough for me to think maybe i should get up and get somewhere safe. (reported through our app)  
Bakersfield Calif (127 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Las Vegas, NV / Light shaking (MMI IV)
221.4 km S of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Indoors in recliner South Riverside area mild (reported through our app)  
120.7 km W of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
75.1 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
California City / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Sitting on bed. Scrolling through my phone. Felt slight movement and walls shaking very subtle. Only a few seconds.  
SAN BERNARDINO (199.7 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Rocker Chair felt like it was lightly vibrating. The mini blinds on the window swayed slightly (reported through our app)  
29.8 km S of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
32.5 km S of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Deep rumble with weak shaking (reported through our app)  
Pasadena, California / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Las Vegas NV 89135 / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Heard noises from furniture moving and items in cabinets shifting. Coworkers felt it,in Summerlin near Las Vegas(NW)  
176.2 km SSE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
29.9 km S of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Glendale (199.9 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Apple Valley / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
134.7 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Lake Isabella California 93240 (76.1 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Just a quick jolt made me jump for my chair (reported through our app)  
117.4 km W of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Bakersfield ca (142.4 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
121.9 km W of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Loma linda, ca (130.9 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Loma Linda, CA, at home / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Slight shaking while sitting on couch. Pictures moved slightly.  
VVTA in Hesperia (169.2 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
138.5 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
120.6 km W of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Porterville (113.5 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
159.3 km SSE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
204.3 km S of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Tehachapi (110.7 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
78.2 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Ridgecrest (29.6 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Damnnnnn that one hit hard (reported through our app)  
Tehachapi (110.6 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Castaic (United States of America, 182 km SW of epicenter) : I was in bed and felt a little shake. (reported through EMSC)  
Bakersfield (United States of America, 142 km SW of epicenter) : Big jolts building creaking (reported through EMSC)  
Bakersfield (United States of America, 132 km SW of epicenter) : I think we’re are having aftershocks right now my light ceiling fan is going crazy (reported through EMSC)  
Adelanto (United States of America, 152 km S of epicenter) : I just thought it was the wind blowing my trailer. Till I saw the news! (reported through EMSC)  
Redlands (United States of America, 210 km S of epicenter) : Sitting in the office in San Bernardino. Building popped and creaked. Felt gentle swaying on ground floor. Like being on a boat. (reported through EMSC)  
Anaheim (United States of America, 231 km S of epicenter) : Felt a small jolt but didn't see anything swaying so I dismissed it (reported through EMSC)  
Las Vegas (United States of America, 219 km E of epicenter) : Got dizzy (reported through EMSC)  
Montclair (United States of America, 205 km S of epicenter) : Montclair, ca. Se meció, despasito... mi abuela no sintio... (reported through EMSC)  
Glendora (United States of America, 197 km S of epicenter) : It was just for a second. Was sitting down and chair did a quick jerk. (reported through EMSC)  
Palmdale (United States of America, 155 km S of epicenter) : I was in my car and I felt it but I wasn't sure what it was at the moment it happened. (reported through EMSC)  
Visalia (United States of America, 151 km W of epicenter) : Only felt it enough to wonder if it was really an earthquake (reported through EMSC)  
Bakersfield (United States of America, 133 km SW of epicenter) : Felt a quick jolt in Bakersfield, no more than 5 seconds. (reported through EMSC)  
Bakersfield (United States of America, 132 km SW of epicenter) : I was in Tehachapi when I felt it. Slight jolt, then swaying. Nothing fell in my office. (reported through EMSC)  
Johannesburg (United States of America, 2971 km E of epicenter) : Shaking, nothing fell (reported through EMSC)  
Decatur (United States of America, 2088 km E of epicenter) : I was laying in bed, then out of no where the bed shifted causing me to be moved a bit. Now the walls keep making a kinds of creaking noise like the foundation or ground is settling (reported through EMSC)  
Castroville (United States of America, 374 km W of epicenter) : Usgs changed it to a 5.0. 40 or so aftershocks 3.5 and smaller (reported through EMSC)  
Lake Havasu City (United States of America, 351 km SE of epicenter) : Was sitting on the couch and it felt a little bump. (reported through EMSC)  
Temecula (United States of America, 272 km S of epicenter) : 3rd floor, slight side to side motion, slight noise and was felt by some others nearby (reported through EMSC)  
Laguna Niguel (United States of America, 267 km S of epicenter) : I looked up light for movement. Had to look online to see if it happened (reported through EMSC)  
Winchester (United States of America, 261 km S of epicenter) : Sitting on the couch and just felt little rumbles (reported through EMSC)  
Mission Viejo (United States of America, 255 km S of epicenter) : Felt In Southern California about 11 miles inland from Newport Beach (reported through EMSC)  
Laguna Woods (United States of America, 255 km S of epicenter) : Short shaking. I was sitting still or I would not have noticed. (reported through EMSC)  
Lake Forest (United States of America, 253 km S of epicenter) : The rods on the blinds were rocking back and forth. Otherwise I would not have noticed. (reported through EMSC)  
(United States of America, 245 km S of epicenter) : Slight jolt, shook my bed for a couple seconds (reported through EMSC)  
Santa Ana (United States of America, 240 km S of epicenter) : On the 6th floor of a 10 story building and felt the building swaying slightly. (reported through EMSC)  
Las Vegas (United States of America, 230 km E of epicenter) : Room shook (reported through EMSC)  
North Las Vegas (United States of America, 230 km E of epicenter) : Barely noticed, saw grandfather clock weights moving. (reported through EMSC)  
Fullerton (United States of America, 227 km S of epicenter) : Very strong earthquake side to side (reported through EMSC)  
Corona (United States of America, 227 km S of epicenter) : A gentle shaking. Just enough to let you know that something was happening. (reported through EMSC)  
Moreno Valley (United States of America, 226 km S of epicenter) : I was taking a dump and as soon as the turd hit the bowl I felt a slight shake, I know I eat a lot of fiber but damn... (reported through EMSC)  
Placentia (United States of America, 226 km S of epicenter) : Wrong location reported (reported through EMSC)  
Moreno Valley (United States of America, 225 km S of epicenter) : Very mild (reported through EMSC)  
Marina del Rey (United States of America, 224 km S of epicenter) : Small jolt in MDR. Thought I felt something about a half hour ago too. But then definitely felt something moving sitting down for 3 seconds (reported through EMSC)  
Riverside (United States of America, 215 km S of epicenter) : Sitting in my car on my lunch break felt slight shaking and wondered if it was an earthquake and it was! Riverside CA (reported through EMSC)  
Los Angeles (United States of America, 214 km S of epicenter) : Felt some shaking (reported through EMSC)  
Loma Linda (United States of America, 210 km S of epicenter) : Mild. (reported through EMSC)  
San Bernardino (United States of America, 210 km S of epicenter) : Felt in San Bernardino, house shook a bit. (reported through EMSC)  
San Bernardino (United States of America, 208 km S of epicenter) : At work on 4 floors (reported through EMSC)  
San Bernardino (United States of America, 208 km S of epicenter) : 5th floor (reported through EMSC)  
San Bernardino (United States of America, 208 km S of epicenter) : Felt in San Bernardino Ca (reported through EMSC)  
Highland (United States of America, 204 km S of epicenter) : Slight rumble (reported through EMSC)  
Highland (United States of America, 203 km S of epicenter) : Felt that. (reported through EMSC)  
Ontario (United States of America, 203 km S of epicenter) : Not felt. (reported through EMSC)  
San Bernardino (United States of America, 201 km S of epicenter) : I heard the building crack and everything was moving (reported through EMSC)  
Sierra Madre (United States of America, 196 km S of epicenter) : I was standing still and felt the ground kind of vibrate (reported through EMSC)  
Lake Arrowhead (United States of America, 190 km S of epicenter) : My cat was sleeping in my lap and woke up startled. my dog lifted her head. My overhead fan chains were moving. (reported through EMSC)  
(United States of America, 189 km W of epicenter) : Feel in Lemoore California (reported through EMSC)  
Mt Baldy (United States of America, 182 km S of epicenter) : Mild roll, 5 to 10 sec. Unlike strong breeze; confirmed quake per USGS. (reported through EMSC)  
Castaic (United States of America, 178 km SW of epicenter) : It Was Quick movement...but not a jurk...roar heard first.. (reported through EMSC)  
Hesperia (United States of America, 174 km S of epicenter) : Felt a good jolt (reported through EMSC)  
Hesperia (United States of America, 170 km S of epicenter) : Vivo en Hesperia yo lo sentí (reported through EMSC)  
Victorville (United States of America, 163 km S of epicenter) : I felt my house shake in Victorville CA. (reported through EMSC)  
Victorville (United States of America, 162 km S of epicenter) : Felt slight roll movement (reported through EMSC)  
Victorville (United States of America, 161 km S of epicenter) : Felt it upstairs. Good little shaker. (reported through EMSC)  
Victorville (United States of America, 161 km S of epicenter) : Felt in Victorville Ca (reported through EMSC)  
Victorville (United States of America, 161 km S of epicenter) : Little rumble. (reported through EMSC)  
Pahrump (United States of America, 160 km E of epicenter) : A little jolt here in Pahrump (reported through EMSC)  
Apple Valley (United States of America, 160 km S of epicenter) : Felt the couch start to shake while watching tv. The blinds swayed. Mild rumble. (reported through EMSC)  
Apple Valley (United States of America, 160 km S of epicenter) : Felt it but no big deal (reported through EMSC)  
Visalia (United States of America, 160 km W of epicenter) : Felt it here in Visalia! (reported through EMSC)  
Victorville (United States of America, 159 km S of epicenter) : Saw the ceiling lamps moving. (reported through EMSC)  
Pahrump (United States of America, 159 km E of epicenter) : Felt a rolling quake in Pahrump, Nv. (reported through EMSC)  
Pinon Hills (United States of America, 158 km S of epicenter) : I was laying on the bed and I think I felt slight swaying. (reported through EMSC)  
Victorville (United States of America, 158 km S of epicenter) : Couch shook (reported through EMSC)  
Palmdale (United States of America, 157 km S of epicenter) : Like the tail end of it only 5 seconds long (reported through EMSC)  
Palmdale (United States of America, 155 km S of epicenter) : Bed and fan started swaying left and right in Palmdale CA (reported through EMSC)  
Pahrump (United States of America, 152 km E of epicenter) : Small shake in Vegas (reported through EMSC)  
Visalia (United States of America, 151 km W of epicenter) : I was getting out of my car and I lost my balance. Nice one, Mother Earth! (reported through EMSC)  
Shoshone (United States of America, 150 km E of epicenter) : Slight shaking, walls creaked. (reported through EMSC)  
Bakersfield (United States of America, 142 km SW of epicenter) : I heard the window, I thought I felt a jerk but my lamp nor ceiling fan chains were moving..my pool was calm so I thought I was imagining it (reported through EMSC)  
Bakersfield (United States of America, 142 km SW of epicenter) : Felt a jolt (reported through EMSC)  
Bakersfield (United States of America, 141 km SW of epicenter) : 2nd floor of the hospital shook. It was a quick jolt (reported through EMSC)  
Lancaster (United States of America, 140 km S of epicenter) : Whole apartment shook. TV and laps shook pretty good. (reported through EMSC)  
Lancaster (United States of America, 140 km S of epicenter) : On the second story sitting on my bed, felt a small jolt. (reported through EMSC)  
Daggett (United States of America, 138 km SE of epicenter) : Just a little bit shaking (reported through EMSC)  
Bakersfield (United States of America, 137 km SW of epicenter) : Didn't feel much shaking but felt it. (reported through EMSC)  
Bakersfield (United States of America, 137 km SW of epicenter) : Small jolt (reported through EMSC)  
Bakersfield (United States of America, 136 km SW of epicenter) : My whole office felt that in Bakersfield (top floor of a three story building). (reported through EMSC)  
Bakersfield (United States of America, 134 km SW of epicenter) : That was a decent one! (reported through EMSC)  
Bakersfield (United States of America, 134 km SW of epicenter) : Felt in my upstairs apartment in NW Bakersfield, small jolt for a few seconds (reported through EMSC)  
Bakersfield (United States of America, 133 km SW of epicenter) : Shock my sofa (reported through EMSC)  
Bakersfield (United States of America, 133 km SW of epicenter) : Forgot sitting in another place than usual now correction was East to West strong Jolt (reported through EMSC)  
Bakersfield (United States of America, 132 km SW of epicenter) : Felt mildly dizzy sitting in my chair. Heavy light hanging from ceiling is swaying. (reported through EMSC)  
Bakersfield (United States of America, 131 km SW of epicenter) : In labor and felt a jolt. (reported through EMSC)  
Tehachapi (United States of America, 130 km SW of epicenter) : Shook my computer good! (reported through EMSC)  
Barstow (United States of America, 130 km SE of epicenter) : Was sitting in a rolling desk chair and it swayed. My dogs ignored it. (reported through EMSC)  
Bakersfield (United States of America, 130 km SW of epicenter) : I just felt a jolt of movement in my bedroom. (reported through EMSC)  
Bakersfield (United States of America, 130 km SW of epicenter) : Felt the room move. (reported through EMSC)  
Bakersfield (United States of America, 129 km SW of epicenter) : Just a jolt (reported through EMSC)  
(United States of America, 129 km SW of epicenter) : Felt and sounded like someone slammed a door really, really hard. (reported through EMSC)  
Barstow (United States of America, 129 km SE of epicenter) : A little shaking (reported through EMSC)  
Bakersfield (United States of America, 126 km SW of epicenter) : Sitting in a chair while I'm on the phone. My chair rocked. It startled me a bit. (reported through EMSC)  
Porterville (United States of America, 123 km W of epicenter) : Felt a bit of a wabble. Was laying on the couch. (reported through EMSC)  
Porterville (United States of America, 121 km W of epicenter) : It was a strong gentle rocking (reported through EMSC)  
Porterville (United States of America, 120 km W of epicenter) : Felt it in Porterville, Ca .. the windows rattle and couched moved (reported through EMSC)  
Porterville (United States of America, 119 km W of epicenter) : Did i just imagine that (reported through EMSC)  
Porterville (United States of America, 119 km W of epicenter) : Alrightly then... If we can all stop trying to do jumping jacks at the same time that would be great. (reported through EMSC)  
Tehachapi (United States of America, 117 km SW of epicenter) : I wondered if I felt an earthquake (reported through EMSC)  
Tehachapi (United States of America, 114 km SW of epicenter) : Small shake in Tehachapi (reported through EMSC)  
Tehachapi (United States of America, 112 km SW of epicenter) : Felt it in kern country (reported through EMSC)  
Tehachapi (United States of America, 111 km SW of epicenter) : It was a very short jolt and lasted about 2 seconds. Made hanging lamps swing. (reported through EMSC)  
Tehachapi (United States of America, 111 km SW of epicenter) : Felt like rolling and shook the shelves. (reported through EMSC)  
Tehachapi (United States of America, 111 km SW of epicenter) : Noticeable brief shake Tehachapi, Ca (reported through EMSC)  
Edwards (United States of America, 111 km S of epicenter) : Sitting at my desk, felt dizzy and thought to myself "Was that an earthquake? " (reported through EMSC)  
Tehachapi (United States of America, 110 km SW of epicenter) : Very short shaker. Not rolling at all. (reported through EMSC)  
Tehachapi (United States of America, 110 km SW of epicenter) : Jerked the couch pretty good! Enough to scare me. (reported through EMSC)  
Tehachapi (United States of America, 110 km SW of epicenter) : Felt that jolt in Tehachapi (reported through EMSC)  
Tehachapi (United States of America, 110 km SW of epicenter) : felt it in Tehachapi, Ca (reported through EMSC)  
Tehachapi (United States of America, 109 km SW of epicenter) : Just a little jolt not too bad just felt like someone was shaking the bed lightly. And our window made a rattling noise. (reported through EMSC)  
Edwards (United States of America, 103 km S of epicenter) : little bit of rolling here on Edwards AFB (reported through EMSC)  
California City (United States of America, 90 km S of epicenter) : I slept through this quake. (reported through EMSC)  
Bodfish (United States of America, 79 km SW of epicenter) : Just one strong jolt and done. (reported through EMSC)  
Bodfish (United States of America, 79 km SW of epicenter) : ...a nice little roller with some things swaying on the walls... (reported through EMSC)  
Bodfish (United States of America, 78 km SW of epicenter) : Whole house shook (reported through EMSC)  
Lake Isabella (United States of America, 78 km SW of epicenter) : Brief shake, mild (reported through EMSC)  
Wofford Heights (United States of America, 72 km W of epicenter) : I felt my chair move. (reported through EMSC)  
Wofford Heights (United States of America, 71 km W of epicenter) : Quick but obviously larger than a 4 (reported through EMSC)  
Kernville (United States of America, 68 km W of epicenter) : Felt strong shaking inside house for at least 20 seconds in Kernville. Ground floor . Cats ran . Also felt several small "jolts". Throughout this morning. (reported through EMSC)  
Lake Isabella (United States of America, 67 km SW of epicenter) : It rattled around here in Lake Isabella quite a bit. Like a big shake. (reported through EMSC)  
Lake Isabella (United States of America, 67 km SW of epicenter) : It was a good shake in Lake Isabella (reported through EMSC)  
Trona (United States of America, 35 km SE of epicenter) : I was questioning if that one was going to stop (reported through EMSC)  
Ridgecrest (United States of America, 34 km S of epicenter) : Mid stream! (reported through EMSC)  
Ridgecrest (United States of America, 34 km S of epicenter) : Almost under the desk (reported through EMSC)  
Ridgecrest (United States of America, 33 km S of epicenter) : Felt the entire house bounce , felt like at least a 4.0. (reported through EMSC)  
Ridgecrest (United States of America, 33 km S of epicenter) : Felt the house bounce about 10 seconds. (reported through EMSC)  
Ridgecrest (United States of America, 33 km S of epicenter) : Pretty hard shaking in ridgecrest. Haven't had one that bad in a few. (reported through EMSC)  
Ridgecrest (United States of America, 32 km S of epicenter) : Felt shaking for a few seconds, not enough to feel in danger (reported through EMSC)  
Ridgecrest (United States of America, 32 km S of epicenter) : My car was rocking pretty good. (reported through EMSC)  
Ridgecrest (United States of America, 32 km S of epicenter) : Heard it before feeling it. Shook longer than normal and jerky (reported through EMSC)  
Ridgecrest (United States of America, 31 km S of epicenter) : That felt bigger than 4.5. Slow start but it really got going. (reported through EMSC)  
Ridgecrest (United States of America, 31 km S of epicenter) : Scary we are here at work (reported through EMSC)  
Ridgecrest (United States of America, 30 km S of epicenter) : Strong swaying/rolling—less of the rumble/jolt .thankfully did not hear my chimney crash which is barely standing since the 7.1 (reported through EMSC)  
Ridgecrest (United States of America, 30 km S of epicenter) : It was big! (reported through EMSC)  
Ridgecrest (United States of America, 29 km S of epicenter) : Heard it first, thought it was traffic on the road out front. It started with a bump and then felt like waves. At the north end of town on North Norma St. (reported through EMSC)  
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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (120 quakes):
  • 21 Oct 2019 02:45 UTC
    | M 2.4 |
    4.3 km (2.7 mi) depth
    |
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 20 Oct 2019 08:07 UTC
    | M 2.4 |
    3.1 km (1.9 mi) depth
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    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 18 Oct 2019 14:16 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    3.1 km (1.9 mi) depth
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    5 km (3 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 18 Oct 2019 05:34 UTC
    | M 3.9 |
    9.3 km (5.8 mi) depth
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    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 17 Oct 2019 17:38 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    7.8 km (4.8 mi) depth
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    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 16 Oct 2019 05:52 UTC
    | M 2.1 |
    7.6 km (4.7 mi) depth
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    11 km (7 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 15 Oct 2019 16:18 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    5.7 km (3.5 mi) depth
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    14 km (9 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 15 Oct 2019 03:54 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    2.5 km (1.6 mi) depth
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    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 14 Oct 2019 22:01 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    2.2 km (1.4 mi) depth
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    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 11 Oct 2019 05:14 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    5.6 km (3.5 mi) depth
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    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 09 Oct 2019 00:54 UTC
    | M 2.1 |
    0.9 km (0.6 mi) depth
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    7 km (4 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 08 Oct 2019 22:53 UTC
    | M 2.1 |
    8.1 km (5 mi) depth
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    6 km (4 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 08 Oct 2019 22:31 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    2 km (1.2 mi) depth
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    7 km (4 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 08 Oct 2019 12:32 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    4.7 km (2.9 mi) depth
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    3 km (2 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 07 Oct 2019 20:14 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    2.6 km (1.6 mi) depth
    |
    7 km (4 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 06 Oct 2019 20:16 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    2.7 km (1.7 mi) depth
    |
    9 km (6 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
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