Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 146 mi north of Los Angeles, California, on Thursday, 4 June 2020 at 02:27 (GMT) -

Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 146 mi north of Los Angeles, California, on Thursday, 4 June 2020 at 02:27 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 2 km depth

4 Jun 02:30 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 minutes.
Jun 4 02:34: Magnitude recalculated from 3.9 to 4.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 1.4 to 2.0 km.
Date & time: 4 Jun 2020 02:27:54 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.14983°N / 117.97967°W (Inyo, California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Coso (20 km / 12 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) S of Olancha (pop: 192) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) S of Lone Pine (pop: 2,040) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) NE of Kernville (pop: 1,400) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) NNE of Weldon (pop: 2,640) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) NNW of Ridgecrest (pop: 28,800) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) NE of Alta Sierra (Kern County) (pop: 7,050) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) E of Porterville (pop: 56,100) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) E of Visalia (pop: 130,100) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) NE of Bakersfield (pop: 373,600) --> See nearby quakes!
412 km (256 mi) SE of Sacramento (pop: 490,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.22 km12km NNW of Coso Junction, CA (USA)USGS
4.210 kmCentral California (USA)EMSC

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Lake Havasu City, Az (378.5 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I didn't feel it but not my vehicle I was getting groceries from moving oddly while I stood next to it. Only like 2-3 seconds. (reported through our app)  
Pahrump (176 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : cats freaked out just before and after I felt it in my chair. Amazing how the cats sense it so fast. (reported through our app)  
Ridgecrest (64.8 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
58.8 km SSE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : My porch was vibrating (reported through our app)  
North hollywood california (222.2 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Lamont CA (131.3 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
276.2 km S of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Felt a jolt, plants shaking, pots swaying. Went on for about 10-15 seconds (reported through our app)  
North Las Vegas, Nevada (260.5 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Made me motion-sick, made my blinds sway  
192.1 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Christmas Valley, Oregon 97641 / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I was standing still and suddenly felt off balance. Lasted a very few seconds. The energy came from the ssw. I "saw" the energy like a wave moving, in my mind. My dogs came to me panting and very anxious. I figured it was an eq, but didn't look until now, Thursday.  
North Las Vegas, Nevada / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Was in traffic at red light holding steering wheel when car started swaying from side to side as of car had hydraulics. Lasted for about 30 seconds and no longer felt it.  
Las Vegas, Nevada usa / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I heard the building 2 X 4 frame pop once. Then felt sofa ripple under me gently. Then saw ceiling fan in dining room swaying gently long enough to know what happened. I been in Cali quakes multiple times including at the giants ball game during World Series.  
Lancaster, ca 93535 / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Moderate jolts. Almost made me take cover but then suddenly stopped.  
La Quinta (United States, 315 km SE of epicenter) : Pool water had waves like filter was on.?. (reported through EMSC)  
Clovis (United States, 172 km NW of epicenter) : Slight tremble felt while sitting on floor. (reported through EMSC)  
Wofford Heights (United States, 65 km SW of epicenter) : Very mild. Quick jolt. Very bri8. (reported through EMSC)  
Mountain View Acres (United States, 192 km S of epicenter) : Felt In Victorville By Naz Slight Roll (reported through EMSC)  
Inyokern (United States, 58 km S of epicenter) : Just a rumble. No real sense of movement (reported through EMSC)  
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