Mag. 1.2 earthquake - 3km ENE of Inglewood, CA (USA), on Tuesday, 8 September 2020 at 23:05 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 1.2 earthquake at 9 km depth
9 Sep 14:32 UTC: First to report: USGS after 15 hours.
Depth: 9.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.97033°N / 118.315°W (United States)
Nearest volcano: Lavic Lake (178 km / 111 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NNW of Westmont (Los Angeles County) (pop: 31,900)
4 km (2 mi) ENE of Inglewood (pop: 111,700)
11 km (7 mi) SW of Los Angeles (pop: 3,971,900)
13 km (8 mi) NE of Manhattan Beach (pop: 35,800)
14 km (8 mi) NW of East Rancho Dominguez (pop: 15,100)
16 km (10 mi) NNW of Carson (pop: 93,300)
17 km (11 mi) ESE of Santa Monica (pop: 93,200)
25 km (16 mi) NNW of Long Beach (pop: 474,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 4 x 106 joules (1.11 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.2||9.4 km||3km ENE of Inglewood, CA (USA)||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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