Very strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - San Bernardino County, California, 56 mi southwest of Enterprise, Clark County, Nevada, USA, on Friday, 10 November 1916 at 09:11 (GMT)
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Very strong magnitude 6.1 earthquake at 0 km depth
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.5°N / 116°W (San Bernardino, California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Cima Lava Field (34 km / 21 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
27 km (17 mi) NNE of Baker (pop: 735) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) ENE of Fort Irwin (San Bernardino County) (pop: 8,850) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) S of Pahrump (Nye County, Nevada) (pop: 36,400) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SW of Enterprise (Nevada) (pop: 108,500) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) SW of Summerlin South (Clark County, Nevada) (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) SW of Spring Valley (Nevada) (pop: 178,400) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (63 mi) SW of Paradise (Nevada) (pop: 223,200) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) SW of Las Vegas (Nevada) (pop: 623,700) --> See nearby quakes!
261 km (162 mi) NE of Los Angeles (pop: 3,971,900) --> See nearby quakes!
596 km (370 mi) ESE of Sacramento (pop: 490,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1013 joules (24.8 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 21301 tons of TNT or 1.3 atomic bombs!) More info
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