Minor mag. 1.5 earthquake - Quarry Blast - 5km NNW of Boron, CA, USA, on Tuesday, 20 April 2021 at 23:21 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.5 earthquake at 1 km depth
21 Apr 00:07 UTC: First to report: USGS after 46 minutes.
Depth: 0.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.038°N / 117.67867°W (California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Lavic Lake (101 km / 63 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) NNW of Boron (pop: 2,250) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) E of North Edwards (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) ENE of Rosamond (Kern County) (pop: 18,200) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) NE of Lancaster (pop: 161,100) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) NE of Palmdale (pop: 158,400) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) NNW of Victorville (pop: 122,200) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (46 mi) NW of Apple Valley (pop: 72,200) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) NNW of Hesperia (pop: 93,300) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (66 mi) NE of Santa Clarita (pop: 182,400) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) NNE of Glendale (pop: 201,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 107 joules (3.12 kilowatt hours) More info
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