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Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - Southern California, USA, on 16 Oct 5:47 am (GMT -7)

Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake  - Southern California, USA, on 16 Oct 5:47 am (GMT -7)
16 Oct 12:50 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 2 minutes.
Date & time: 2020-10-16 12:47:37 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 16 Oct 5:47 am (GMT -7)
Magnitude: 2.1
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.46°N / 117.93°W (United States)
Nearest volcano: Lavic Lake (124 km / 77 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) SE of Littlerock (pop: 1,400)
11 km (7 mi) SE of Sun Village (pop: 11,600)
19 km (12 mi) SW of Lake Los Angeles (pop: 12,300)
54 km (33 mi) NE of Los Angeles (pop: 3,971,900)
81 km (50 mi) NE of Long Beach (pop: 474,100)
142 km (88 mi) SE of Bakersfield (pop: 373,600)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 15.5°C (60 F), humidity: 43%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from S
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 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 12:47:37 UTC
16 Oct 5:47 am (GMT -7)
M 2.1 / 9 kmSouthern California, USAEMSC
2020-10-16 12:47:37 UTCM 2.1 / 9 km6km SSW of Pearblossom, CA, USAUSGS

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
At magnitude 2.1, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.
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San Dimas / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / very short : Quick jolt. That was it

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Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - Southern California, USA, on 16 Oct 5:47 am (GMT -7)
 

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