Minor mag. 1.2 earthquake - 10km NW of Avenal, CA, USA, on Tuesday, 27 April 2021 at 03:34 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.2 earthquake at 8 km depth
27 Apr 22:52 UTC: First to report: USGS after 19 hours.
Depth: 7.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.0625°N / 120.20883°W (California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Golden Trout Creek (173 km / 107 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!
18 km (11 mi) SSW of Huron (Fresno County) (pop: 6,840) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SW of Lemoore (Kings County) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (36 mi) WSW of Hanford (pop: 55,700) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) WSW of Tulare (pop: 62,300) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) SSW of Fresno (pop: 520,100) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (54 mi) WSW of Visalia (pop: 130,100) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) SSW of Clovis (pop: 104,200) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) NW of Bakersfield (pop: 373,600) --> 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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