Minor mag. 1.6 earthquake - 2km NW of Yosemite Lakes, CA, USA, on Sunday, 4 Apr 2021 12:34 pm (GMT +0) -
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Minor magnitude 1.6 earthquake at 22 km depth
4 Apr 15:44 UTC: First to report: USGS after 3 hours.
Date & time: 4 Apr 2021 12:34:14 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, 4 Apr 2021 12:34 pm (GMT +0)
Depth: 21.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.207°N / 119.7895°W (California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Mammoth Mountain (82 km / 51 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NW of Yosemite Lakes (pop: 4,950) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) SW of Texas Flat (pop: 1,840) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) NE of Madera (pop: 64,200) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) ENE of Chowchilla (Madera County) (pop: 18,500) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) N of Clovis (pop: 104,200) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) N of Fresno (pop: 520,100) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) NNW of Sanger (Fresno County) (pop: 25,000) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) E of Merced (pop: 82,400) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) ESE of Turlock (pop: 72,300) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) ESE of Modesto (pop: 211,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 107 joules (4.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.6||22 km||2km NW of Yosemite Lakes, 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 1.6, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people, but could be recorded instrumentally.