Light mag. 2.7 earthquake - Inyo County, 30 mi northeast of Ridgecrest, Kern County, California, USA, on Tuesday, Oct 26, 2021 12:47 pm (GMT -7) -

Light mag. 2.7 earthquake - Inyo County, 30 mi northeast of Ridgecrest, Kern County, California, USA, on Tuesday, Oct 26, 2021 12:47 pm (GMT -7)

Light magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 2 km depth

26 Oct 19:49 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 minutes.
26 Oct 19:50: Magnitude recalculated from 2.6 to 2.5. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 1.5 to 1.3 km (from 0.9 to 0.8 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 0.7 km (0.5 mi) towards SSW.
26 Oct 20:56: Magnitude recalculated from 2.5 to 2.7. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 1.3 to 1.6 km (from 0.8 to 1 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 0.6 km (0.4 mi) towards NNE.
Date & time: Oct 26, 2021 19:47:08 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, Oct 26, 2021 12:47 pm (GMT -7)
Magnitude: 2.7
Depth: 1.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.941°N / 117.3195°W (Inyo, California, United States)
Antipode: 35.941°S / 62.681°E
Nearest volcano: Coso (46 km / 29 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) NNE of Searles Valley (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NE of Ridgecrest (pop: 28,800) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) NE of Magnolia (pop: 1,100) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) ENE of Weldon (pop: 2,640) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) NW of Fort Irwin (San Bernardino County) (pop: 8,850) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) SE of Lone Pine (pop: 2,040) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (63 mi) ENE of Kernville (pop: 1,400) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) NNE of California City (Kern County) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) NE of Mojave (pop: 4,240) --> See nearby quakes!
472 km (293 mi) SE of Sacramento (pop: 490,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 15.1°C (59 F), humidity: 27%, wind: 1 m/s (3 kts) from S
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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2.71.6 km20km NNE of Trona, CAUSGS

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Downtown los Angeles fashion art district / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake : Light tremmors from the floor....they still continue at roughly a 3.0 magnitude...ascending slowly for hours initially from ab2.1m. Though almost no person can feel the magnitude.. the effects are always the same. A significant amount of fires and or acci  
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