Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - 2.2 mi northeast of Big Pine, Inyo County, California, USA, on Thursday, Jun 30, 2022 at 10:27 pm (GMT -7) -

Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - 2.2 mi northeast of Big Pine, Inyo County, California, USA, on Thursday, Jun 30, 2022 at 10:27 pm (GMT -7) Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - 2.2 mi northeast of Big Pine, Inyo County, California, USA, on Thursday, Jun 30, 2022 at 10:27 pm (GMT -7)

Light magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 12 km depth

1 Jul 05:31 UTC: First to report: USGS after 3 minutes.
1 Jul 05:59: Magnitude recalculated from 3.5 to 3.2. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 11.9 to 11.6 km (from 7.4 to 7.2 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 1.2 km (0.7 mi) towards WSW.
Update Fri, 1 Jul 2022, 05:36
Small 3.5 quake hits near Big Pine, Inyo County, California, USA
3.5 quake 30 Jun 10:27 pm (GMT -7)
3.5 quake 30 Jun 10:27 pm (GMT -7)
Just 8 minutes ago, a 3.5-magnitude earthquake struck near Big Pine, Inyo County, California, USA. The tremor was recorded late at night on Thursday, June 30th, 2022, at 10:27 pm local time, at a shallow depth of 7.4 miles below the surface.
The event was filed by the United States Geological Survey, the first seismological agency to report it.
A second report was later issued by the citizen-seismograph network of RaspberryShake, which listed it as a magnitude 3.5 earthquake as well. A third agency, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), reported the same quake at magnitude 3.5.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake should not have caused any significant damage, but was probably felt by many people as light vibration in the area of the epicenter.
Weak shaking might have been felt in Big Pine (pop. 1,800) located 3 miles from the epicenter.
Other towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek (pop. 2,600) located 16 miles from the epicenter, and West Bishop (pop. 2,600) 16 miles away. In Mammoth Lakes (pop. 7,900, 50 miles away), the quake was probably not felt.
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Earthquake data

Earthquake details

Date & timeJul 1, 2022 05:27:56 UTC -
Local time at epicenterThursday, Jun 30, 2022 at 10:27 pm (GMT -7)
Depth11.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude37.1925°N / 118.2695°W (Inyo, California, United States)
Antipode37.193°S / 61.731°E
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Nearest volcanoUbehebe Craters (75 km / 47 mi)
Nearby towns and cities4 km (2 mi) NNE of Big Pine (pop: 1,760) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
25 km (16 mi) SSE of Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek (pop: 2,650) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
80 km (50 mi) SE of Mammoth Lakes (pop: 7,950) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
132 km (82 mi) NE of Visalia (pop: 130,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
134 km (83 mi) ENE of Clovis (pop: 104,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
142 km (88 mi) NNE of Porterville (pop: 56,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
142 km (88 mi) ENE of Fresno (pop: 520,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
322 km (200 mi) ESE of Sacramento (pop: 490,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeClear Sky 25.6°C (78 F), humidity: 16%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from WNW
Estimated seismic energy released4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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3.212 km4km NE of Big Pine, CAUSGS
3.512 kmCalifornia-Nevada Border RegionRaspberryShake

User reports for this quake

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