Minor mag. 1.4 earthquake - 16km ESE of Holtville, CA, USA, on Monday, 8 February 2021 at 19:10 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.4 earthquake at 18 km depth
9 Feb 03:04 UTC: First to report: USGS after 8 hours.
Date & time: 8 Feb 2021 19:10:23 UTC -
Depth: 17.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.76967°N / 115.21733°W (California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Salton Buttes (61 km / 38 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) ESE of Holtville (pop: 6,400) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) NE of Mexicali (Baja California, Mexico) (pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) ENE of Calexico (pop: 40,100) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) E of El Centro (pop: 44,000) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) ESE of Imperial (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) ENE of Santa Isabel (Baja California, Mexico) (pop: 29,300) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SE of Brawley (Imperial County) (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) WNW of Somerton (Yuma County, Arizona) (pop: 15,000) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) NW of San Luis (Yuma County, Arizona) (pop: 31,500) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) NW of San Luis Rio Colorado (Sonora, Mexico) (pop: 158,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 106 joules (2.21 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.4||18 km||16km ESE of Holtville, CA, USA||USGS|
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