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Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - 10km ENE of Coalinga, CA, on Tuesday, Jan 25, 2022 at 9:16 am (GMT -8) -

Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - 10km ENE of Coalinga, CA, on Tuesday, Jan 25, 2022 at 9:16 am (GMT -8) Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - 10km ENE of Coalinga, CA, on Tuesday, Jan 25, 2022 at 9:16 am (GMT -8)

Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 6 km depth

25 Jan 17:18 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 minutes.
25 Jan 21:08: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 6.4 to 6.3 km (from 4 to 3.9 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 0.7 km (0.4 mi) towards SSE.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJan 25, 2022 17:16:33 UTC -
Local time at epicenterTuesday, Jan 25, 2022 at 9:16 am (GMT -8)
Depth6.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude36.1635°N / 120.253°W (California, United States)
Antipode36.164°S / 59.747°E
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Nearest volcanoGolden Trout Creek (175 km / 109 mi)
Nearby towns and cities10 km (6 mi) ENE of Coalinga (Fresno County) (pop: 16,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
14 km (9 mi) WSW of Huron (Fresno County) (pop: 6,840) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
21 km (13 mi) NNW of Avenal (Kings County) (pop: 13,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
33 km (21 mi) WSW of Lemoore Station (pop: 7,440) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
45 km (28 mi) WSW of Lemoore (Kings County) (pop: 25,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
57 km (36 mi) WSW of Hanford (pop: 55,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
63 km (39 mi) W of Corcoran (Kings County) (pop: 22,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
72 km (44 mi) NNE of Paso Robles (San Luis Obispo County) (pop: 27,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
78 km (48 mi) SSW of Fresno (pop: 520,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
89 km (55 mi) SSW of Clovis (pop: 104,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeClear Sky 8.3°C (47 F), humidity: 100%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from N
Estimated seismic energy released1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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2.36.3 km10km ENE of Coalinga, CAUSGS
2.36.3 kmCentral CaliforniaRaspberryShake

User reports for this quake

At magnitude 2.3, 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.
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