Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - 6km NNE of Anza, CA, on Thursday, Jan 20, 2022 at 9:49 pm (GMT -8) -
Minor magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 15 km depth
21 Jan 17:28 UTC: First to report: USGS after 12 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, Jan 20, 2022 at 9:49 pm (GMT -8)
Depth: 14.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.60433°N / 116.6375°W (California, United States)
Antipode: 33.604°S / 63.363°E
Nearest volcano: Salton Buttes (105 km / 65 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) NNE of Anza (pop: 3,010) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) SW of Cathedral City (pop: 53,800) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (16 mi) SSW of Palm Springs (pop: 47,400) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) WSW of Palm Desert (pop: 51,900) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) WSW of La Quinta (pop: 40,500) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) ESE of Hemet (pop: 83,900) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) ESE of San Jacinto (pop: 47,000) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) WSW of Indian Wells (pop: 87,500) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) ESE of Riverside (pop: 322,400) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SE of San Bernardino (pop: 216,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.1||15 km||6km NNE of Anza, CA||USGS|
|2.1||15 km||Southern California||RaspberryShake|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.1, 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.