Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - 8km WSW of Salton City, CA, on Saturday, 5 June 2021 at 18:02 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 26 km depth
5 Jun 18:07 UTC: First to report: USGS after 5 minutes.
Depth: 25.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.2725°N / 116.03033°W (California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Salton Buttes (39 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (5 mi) WSW of Salton City (pop: 3,760) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SSE of Oasis (pop: 6,890) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSE of Coachella (pop: 44,600) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (31 mi) SSE of La Quinta (pop: 40,500) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SSE of Indio (pop: 87,500) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) SSE of Palm Desert (pop: 51,900) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) NW of El Centro (pop: 44,000) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) SE of Cathedral City (pop: 53,800) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) E of Escondido (pop: 151,500) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) NE of Chula Vista (pop: 265,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.0||26 km||8km WSW of Salton City, CA||USGS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.