Minor mag. 1.6 earthquake - 12km NNW of Avenal, CA, USA, on Friday, 23 April 2021 at 08:30 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.6 earthquake at 6 km depth
23 Apr 19:38 UTC: First to report: USGS after 11 hours.
Depth: 5.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.09867°N / 120.18933°W (California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Golden Trout Creek (170 km / 106 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (7 mi) NNW of Avenal (Kings County) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SSW of Huron (Fresno County) (pop: 6,840) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) ESE of Coalinga (Fresno County) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) WSW of Lemoore (Kings County) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) WSW of Hanford (pop: 55,700) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) W of Tulare (pop: 62,300) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) SSW of Fresno (pop: 520,100) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) WSW of Visalia (pop: 130,100) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) SSW of Clovis (pop: 104,200) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) NW of Bakersfield (pop: 373,600) --> 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||5.8 km||12km NNW of Avenal, CA, USA||USGS|