Minor mag. 1.4 earthquake - 6km SW of Holtville, CA, USA, on Tuesday, 9 February 2021 at 00:10 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.4 earthquake at 11 km depth
9 Feb 03:20 UTC: First to report: USGS after 3 hours.
Date & time: 9 Feb 2021 00:10:15 UTC -
Depth: 10.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.76517°N / 115.41733°W (California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Salton Buttes (52 km / 32 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) SW of Holtville (pop: 6,400) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) NE of Calexico (pop: 40,100) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) ESE of El Centro (pop: 44,000) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) NNE of Mexicali (Baja California, Mexico) (pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) ESE of Imperial (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NE of Santa Isabel (Baja California, Mexico) (pop: 29,300) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NNW of Puebla (Baja California, Mexico) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) E of Seeley (Imperial County) (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SSE of Brawley (Imperial County) (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) SSE of Calipatria (pop: 7,420) --> 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||10.8 km||6km SW of Holtville, CA, USA||USGS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.4, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people, but could be recorded instrumentally.