Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - 15km SSE of Malibu, CA, on Friday, July 9, 2021 at 22:33 (GMT) -

Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - 15km SSE of Malibu, CA, on Friday, July 9, 2021 at 22:33 (GMT)

Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 9 km depth

9 Jul 22:36 UTC: First to report: USGS after 3 minutes.
9 Jul 22:37: Magnitude recalculated from 2.4 to 2.3. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 8.6 to 8.7 km (from 5.3 to 5.4 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 0.6 km (0.4 mi) towards S.
Date & time: Jul 9, 2021 22:33:45 UTC -
Magnitude: 2.3
Depth: 8.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.88917°N / 118.72167°W (California, United States)
Antipode: 33.889°S / 61.278°E
Nearest volcano: Lavic Lake (215 km / 134 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) SSE of Malibu (pop: 13,000) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SW of Santa Monica (pop: 93,200) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) W of Redondo Beach (pop: 68,200) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) SSW of Woodland Hills (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) SSE of Thousand Oaks (pop: 129,300) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) W of Hawthorne (pop: 88,500) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) WSW of Inglewood (pop: 111,700) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) W of Torrance (pop: 148,500) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) WSW of Los Angeles (pop: 3,971,900) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) WNW of Long Beach (pop: 474,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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2.38.7 km15km SSE of Malibu, CAUSGS

User reports for this quake (1)

At magnitude 2.3, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
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Rancho Palos Verdes, CA / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / very short : Closed door of my room rattled suddenly but the ground didn’t move.  
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