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Latest quakes in or near Lancaster, California, USA, in the past 24 hours on Monday, May 23, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated May 23, 2022 02:44 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 24 hours:

  • 2 quakes above magnitude 2
  • 30 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
In the past 24 hours, Lancaster had 2 quakes of magnitude 2.0 or above. There were also 30 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.
A weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake occurred in California, USA, 18 hours ago.

Latest quake: Mag. 1.0 | 3km ESE of Palomar Observatory, CA -

Strongest quake today: Mag. 2.6 | 31 mi S of Bakersfield, Kern County, California, USA -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or near Lancaster, California, USA (updated )

Past 24 hours:18 quakes | 2 quakes M2+
Past 7 days:148 quakes | 10 quakes M2+ | 2 quakes M3+
Past 30 days:531 quakes | 48 quakes M2+ | 8 quakes M3+
Past 90 days:1,625 quakes | 155 quakes M2+ | 16 quakes M3+ | 1 quake M4+
Past 365 days:6,740 quakes | 626 quakes M2+ | 72 quakes M3+ | 3 quakes M4+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (33 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
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Monday, May 23, 2022 GMT (3 quakes)
May 22, 2022 6:36 pm (GMT -7) (May 23, 2022 01:36 GMT)
1.0

5.1 km
3km ESE of Palomar Observatory, CA MoreMap
May 22, 2022 6:21 pm (GMT -7) (May 23, 2022 01:21 GMT)
0.9

6.4 km
21km ESE of Little Lake, CA MoreMap
May 22, 2022 5:57 pm (GMT -7) (May 23, 2022 00:57 GMT)
1.4

19 km
2km ENE of Placentia, CA MoreMap
Sunday, May 22, 2022 GMT (30 quakes)
May 22, 2022 4:33 pm (GMT -7) (May 22, 2022 23:33 GMT)
0.8

15 km
9km SSE of Idyllwild, CA MoreMap
May 22, 2022 4:20 pm (GMT -7) (May 22, 2022 23:20 GMT)
1.4

7.7 km
25km S of Bodfish, CA MoreMap
May 22, 2022 4:10 pm (GMT -7) (May 22, 2022 23:10 GMT)
0.9

6.8 km
15km ESE of Little Lake, CA MoreMap
May 22, 2022 3:14 pm (GMT -7) (May 22, 2022 22:14 GMT)
1.2

9.5 km
3km ESE of Good Hope, CA MoreMap
May 22, 2022 2:31 pm (GMT -7) (May 22, 2022 21:31 GMT)
2.2

2.3 km
10km WNW of Big Bear Lake, CA MoreMap
May 22, 2022 2:23 pm (GMT -7) (May 22, 2022 21:23 GMT)
1.5

3.9 km
21km ESE of Little Lake, CA MoreMap
May 22, 2022 1:08 pm (GMT -7) (May 22, 2022 20:08 GMT)
1.3

7 km
14km E of Lake Isabella, CA MoreMap
May 22, 2022 1:00 pm (GMT -7) (May 22, 2022 20:00 GMT)
1.0

28 km
3km E of March Air Reserve Base, CA MoreMap
May 22, 2022 12:46 pm (GMT -7) (May 22, 2022 19:46 GMT)
1.2

9.1 km
10km S of Gorman, CA MoreMap
May 22, 2022 12:07 pm (GMT -7) (May 22, 2022 19:07 GMT)
1.6

6.5 km
15km ESE of Little Lake, CA MoreMap
May 22, 2022 10:58 am (GMT -7) (May 22, 2022 17:58 GMT)
1.2

9.9 km
14km ENE of Ridgecrest, CA MoreMap
May 22, 2022 10:08 am (GMT -7) (May 22, 2022 17:08 GMT)
1.8

13 km
3km W of Lakewood, CA MoreMap
May 22, 2022 8:54 am (GMT -7) (May 22, 2022 15:54 GMT)
0.5

4.5 km
15km NE of Glendora, CA MoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 8 x 108 joules (221 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.19 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Lancaster Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Lancaster?

The last earthquake in Lancaster occurred 1 hour and 8 minutes ago: Minor mag. 1.0 earthquake - 3km ESE of Palomar Observatory, CA, on Sunday, May 22, 2022 at 6:36 pm (GMT -7).

How many quakes were there in Lancaster today?

In the past 24 hours, Lancaster, California, USA had 33 quakes up to magnitude 2.6.

What was the strongest quake in Lancaster today?

The strongest earthquake in Lancaster today occurred 18 hours ago: Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 31 mi south of Bakersfield, Kern County, California, USA, on Sunday, May 22, 2022 at 1:26 am (GMT -7).

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