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Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - 13km NNW of Grapevine, CA, on Thursday, Jan 27, 2022 at 4:16 am (GMT -8) -

Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - 13km NNW of Grapevine, CA, on Thursday, Jan 27, 2022 at 4:16 am (GMT -8) Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - 13km NNW of Grapevine, CA, on Thursday, Jan 27, 2022 at 4:16 am (GMT -8)

Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 6 km depth

27 Jan 12:19 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 3 minutes.
27 Jan 12:19: Now using data updates from USGS
27 Jan 12:20: Magnitude recalculated from 2.2 to 2.3. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 9.5 to 5.5 km (from 5.9 to 3.4 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 1.7 km (1.1 mi) towards N.
27 Jan 18:46: Magnitude recalculated from 2.3 to 2.4. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 5.5 to 6.0 km (from 3.4 to 3.7 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 0.7 km (0.4 mi) towards WSW.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJan 27, 2022 12:16:08 UTC -
Local time at epicenterThursday, Jan 27, 2022 at 4:16 am (GMT -8)
Depth6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude35.04467°N / 118.99233°W (California, United States)
Antipode35.045°S / 61.008°E
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Nearest volcanoCoso (153 km / 95 mi)
Nearby towns and cities3 km (2 mi) SW of Mettler (pop: 136) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
24 km (15 mi) SW of Arvin (pop: 20,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
25 km (16 mi) SSW of Lamont (Kern County) (pop: 15,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
37 km (23 mi) S of Bakersfield (pop: 373,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
40 km (25 mi) SSE of Rosedale (Kern County) (pop: 14,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
42 km (26 mi) S of Oildale (Kern County) (pop: 32,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
57 km (35 mi) SSE of Shafter (Kern County) (pop: 18,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
69 km (43 mi) SSE of Wasco (Kern County) (pop: 26,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
75 km (47 mi) NNW of Valencia (pop: 148,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
83 km (52 mi) NNW of Santa Clarita (pop: 182,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeClear Sky 9.6°C (49 F), humidity: 21%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from S
Estimated seismic energy released2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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2.46 km13km NNW of Grapevine, CAUSGS
2.46 kmCentral CaliforniaRaspberryShake

User reports for this quake

At magnitude 2.4, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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