Weak mag. 2.0 earthquake - Near Long Beach, California, USA, on Friday, 11 June 2021 at 09:28 (GMT) -

Weak mag. 2.0 earthquake - Near Long Beach, California, USA, on Friday, 11 June 2021 at 09:28 (GMT)

Weak magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 5 km depth

11 Jun 09:31 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 3 minutes.
11 Jun 16:40: Now using data updates from USGS
Date & time: 11 Jun 2021 09:28:56 UTC -
Magnitude: 2
Depth: 5.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.83783°N / 117.84467°W (California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Lavic Lake (153 km / 95 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) NW of Villa Park (Orange County) (pop: 5,960) --> See nearby quakes!
5 km (3 mi) SSE of Placentia (pop: 52,500) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (3 mi) N of Orange (pop: 141,000) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (4 mi) SSW of Yorba Linda (pop: 68,000) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (4 mi) E of Anaheim (pop: 350,700) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) ESE of Fullerton (pop: 140,800) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (7 mi) N of Santa Ana (pop: 335,400) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) NE of Garden Grove (pop: 175,400) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) ENE of Long Beach (pop: 474,100) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) ESE of Los Angeles (pop: 3,971,900) --> 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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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.05.2 kmNear Long Beach, California, USAUSGS
unknownn/a4km NW of Villa Park, CAVolcanoDiscovery

User reports for this quake (11)

At magnitude 2.0, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
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Placentia / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / very short : Short jolt | 3 users found this interesting.  
Anaheim / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s : A small bump sound | 2 users found this interesting.  
Anaheim CA / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single vertical bump / 2-5 s : Like some one pushed on my bed then heard wall crack and window shake. | 2 users found this interesting.  
Anaheim, Orange, California (3 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / 2-5 s
Anaheim / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / very short
orange, ca / Weak shaking (MMI III) / very short
Orange / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s
Anaheim / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s
Anaheim / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / very short
Placentia / Weak shaking (MMI III) / complex motion difficult to describe / very short
Placentia (27.6 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
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