Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - 6.5 mi northeast of Ventura, California, USA, on Wednesday, Jun 29, 2022 at 8:37 am (GMT -7) -

Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - 6.5 mi northeast of Ventura, California, USA, on Wednesday, Jun 29, 2022 at 8:37 am (GMT -7) Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - 6.5 mi northeast of Ventura, California, USA, on Wednesday, Jun 29, 2022 at 8:37 am (GMT -7)

Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 10 km depth

29 Jun 15:40 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 minutes.
29 Jun 15:42: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 11.1 to 11.0 km (from 6.9 to 6.8 mi).
29 Jun 20:50: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 11.0 to 10.2 km (from 6.8 to 6.3 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 0.5 km (0.3 mi) towards SSE.
29 Jun 20:52: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.2 to 10.3 km (from 6.3 to 6.4 mi).

Earthquake details

Date & timeJun 29, 2022 15:37:39 UTC -
Local time at epicenterWednesday, Jun 29, 2022 at 8:37 am (GMT -7)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude2.7
Depth10.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude34.33583°N / 119.20467°W (Ventura, California, United States)
Antipode34.336°S / 60.795°E
Shaking intensityWeak shaking
Felt9 reports
Primary data sourceUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Nearest volcanoCoso (227 km / 141 mi)
Nearby towns and cities8 km (5 mi) NW of Saticoy (pop: 1,030) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
10 km (6 mi) NE of Ventura (pop: 96,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
14 km (8 mi) W of Santa Paula (Ventura County) (pop: 30,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
16 km (10 mi) N of Oxnard (pop: 207,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
20 km (13 mi) NW of Camarillo (pop: 67,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
21 km (13 mi) N of Port Hueneme (Ventura County) (pop: 22,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
38 km (24 mi) WNW of Thousand Oaks (pop: 129,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
515 km (320 mi) SSE of Sacramento (pop: 490,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeMist 17.7°C (64 F), humidity: 80%, wind: 1 m/s (3 kts) from WSW
Estimated seismic energy released7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.710.3 km7km NNE of Ventura, CAUSGS
2.711 kmGREATER LOS ANGELES AREA, CALIF.EMSC
2.710.3 kmSouthern CaliforniaRaspberryShake

User reports for this quake (9)

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1262 Colina Vista, Ventura, CA 93003 / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s : I was in bed sleeping and was awakened by a weak jolt and light shaking of my bed—-almost as if someone pushed my bed. It was very short duration—-a single thrust and slight shaking or vibration—-just 1-2 seconds, if that.  
Ventura California (5 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s : I was in king size bed it shook sideways A short but decent unmistakable jolt  
Saticoy, Ventura, California (4.4 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Ventura ca (5.9 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Felt our apartment jolt and was very quickly over  
Ventura (7.6 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / simple rolling (tilting sideways along one direction) / very short
Ventura, Ca (53.2 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / very short : Slight bump, creaking in structure.  
Ventura CA / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / very short
Ventura / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s
VENTURA / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s : Bump  
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