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Minor mag. 1.1 earthquake - 20km E of Little Lake, CA, USA, on 15 Oct 11:42 pm (GMT -7)

Minor mag. 1.1 earthquake  - 20km E of Little Lake, CA, USA, on 15 Oct 11:42 pm (GMT -7)
16 Oct 06:45 UTC: First to report: USGS after 3 minutes.
16 Oct 06:47: Magnitude recalculated from 1.2 to 1.1. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 8.4 to 8.8 km (from 5.2 to 5.5 mi).
Date & time: 2020-10-16 06:42:36 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 15 Oct 11:42 pm (GMT -7)
Magnitude: 1.1
Depth: 8.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.90933°N / 117.687°W (California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Coso (18 km / 11 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
30 km (19 mi) NW of Searles Valley (pop: 1,700)
31 km (19 mi) NE of China Lake Acres (pop: 1,900)
31 km (19 mi) NE of Inyokern (pop: 1,100)
134 km (83 mi) NE of Bakersfield (pop: 373,600)
141 km (87 mi) NE of Lancaster (pop: 161,100)
186 km (115 mi) NE of Santa Clarita (pop: 182,400)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 20°C (68 F), humidity: 22%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from SSW
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 106 joules (0.783 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
2020-10-16 06:42:36 UTC
15 Oct 11:42 pm (GMT -7)
M 1.1 / 8.8 km20km E of Little Lake, CA, USAUSGS

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At magnitude 1.1, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.
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Minor mag. 1.1 earthquake - 20km E of Little Lake, CA, USA, on 15 Oct 11:42 pm (GMT -7)
 

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