Minor mag. 1.2 earthquake - 18km SW of La Jolla, CA, on Sunday, 16 May 2021 at 20:30 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.2 earthquake at 17 km depth
17 May 17:14 UTC: First to report: USGS after 21 hours.
Depth: 17.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.725°N / 117.3985°W (California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Salton Buttes (174 km / 108 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) SW of La Jolla (pop: 42,800) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) WNW of Coronado (San Diego County) (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) W of San Diego (pop: 1,394,900) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) W of National City (pop: 61,100) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) WNW of Chula Vista (pop: 265,800) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SW of Mira Mesa (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) W of La Mesa (pop: 60,100) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SSW of Encinitas (pop: 62,900) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) W of El Cajon (pop: 103,700) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) S of Carlsbad (pop: 113,500) --> 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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