Minor mag. 1.6 earthquake - 7km NNE of Coso Junction, CA (USA) on Monday, 13 January 2020
13 Jan 05:56 UTC: First to report: USGS after 3 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-01-12 21:53:05 -08:00
Depth: 3.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.1005°N / 117.90733°W (United States)
Nearest volcano: Coso (11 km / 7 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (14 mi) SE of Olancha (pop: 200)
27 km (17 mi) SE of Cartago (pop: 100)
43 km (27 mi) S of Keeler (pop: 100)
129 km (80 mi) NE of Bakersfield (pop: 373,600)
182 km (113 mi) SE of Fresno (pop: 520,100)
199 km (123 mi) NE of Santa Clarita (pop: 182,400)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 107 joules (4.4 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2020-01-12 21:53:05 -08:00 (13 Jan 05:53:05 UTC)||M 1.6 / 3.9 km||7km NNE of Coso Junction, CA (USA)||USGS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.6, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.