Minor mag. 1.2 earthquake - 10km NW of Avenal, CA, USA, on Tuesday, 27 April 2021 at 01:32 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.2 earthquake at 8 km depth
27 Apr 21:32 UTC: First to report: USGS after 20 hours.
Depth: 8.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.07317°N / 120.19667°W (California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Golden Trout Creek (171 km / 106 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) NW of Avenal (Kings County) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) ESE of Coalinga (Fresno County) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) SSW of Huron (Fresno County) (pop: 6,840) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SW of Lemoore (Kings County) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) WSW of Hanford (pop: 55,700) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) W of Tulare (pop: 62,300) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) SSW of Fresno (pop: 520,100) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) WSW of Visalia (pop: 130,100) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) SSW of Clovis (pop: 104,200) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) S of Madera (pop: 64,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 106 joules (1.11 kilowatt hours) More info
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