Minor mag. 1.6 earthquake - 27km WNW of Ocotillo, CA, on Saturday, 22 May 2021 at 04:50 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.6 earthquake at 11 km depth
22 May 04:54 UTC: First to report: USGS after 4 minutes.
Depth: 11.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.865°N / 116.23933°W (California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Salton Buttes (69 km / 43 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) E of Mt Laguna (pop: 57) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) W of El Centro (pop: 44,000) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) W of Brawley (Imperial County) (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) E of El Cajon (pop: 103,700) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) E of Santee (pop: 57,800) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) E of Spring Valley (San Diego County) (pop: 28,200) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) WNW of Calexico (pop: 40,100) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) ENE of La Presa (San Diego County) (pop: 34,200) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) E of La Mesa (pop: 60,100) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) E of Poway (pop: 50,200) --> 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||11 km||27km WNW of Ocotillo, CA||USGS|