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Past earthquakes near Palm Desert, Riverside County, California, USA, during May 2021

Updated 4 Aug 2021 04:20 GMT -
During May 2021, Palm Desert had 19 quakes of magnitude 2.0 or above. There were also 592 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.
Biggest quake: 2.8 quake San Bernardino County, 9.2 mi northwest of Desert Hot Springs, Riverside County, California, USA, 5 May 2021 3:14 pm (GMT -7)
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Showing quakes magnitude 1.2 or higher (145 out of 611 quakes, show more):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Mon, 31 May 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
31 May 2021 15:04:37 GMT
2.3

6 km
69 km (43 mi)4km NNW of Yucca Valley, CA MoreMap
31 May 2021 14:49:47 GMT
1.5

4.6 km
61 km (38 mi)3km E of Big Bear Lake, CA MoreMap
Sun, 30 May 2021 (GMT) (7 earthquakes)
30 May 2021 23:19:34 GMT
1.2

5.2 km
70 km (43 mi)10km S of Borrego Springs, CA MoreMap
30 May 2021 21:54:48 GMT
1.5

2.5 km
113 km (70 mi)9km NE of Aguanga, CA MoreMap
30 May 2021 20:42:37 GMT
1.4

13 km
81 km (50 mi)12km N of Cabazon, CA MoreMap
30 May 2021 16:43:19 GMT
2.4

1.9 km
114 km (71 mi)8km NE of Aguanga, CA MoreMap
30 May 2021 11:09:23 GMT
1.6

3.3 km
60 km (37 mi)12km NW of Big Bear Lake, CA MoreMap
30 May 2021 07:38:54 GMT
1.3

10 km
76 km (47 mi)11km NNW of Borrego Springs, CA MoreMap
30 May 2021 01:28:25 GMT
1.3

1.9 km
114 km (71 mi)8km NE of Aguanga, CA MoreMap
Sat, 29 May 2021 (GMT) (6 earthquakes)
29 May 2021 18:39:35 GMT
1.5

1.9 km
68 km (42 mi)16km NE of Thermal, CA MoreMap
29 May 2021 16:02:05 GMT
1.6

16 km
116 km (72 mi)11km NW of Anza, CA MoreMap
29 May 2021 14:34:53 GMT
1.3

8.7 km
117 km (73 mi)12km W of Anza, CA MoreMap
29 May 2021 07:38:52 GMT
1.6

16 km
90 km (56 mi)7km E of Calimesa, CA MoreMap
29 May 2021 02:37:30 GMT
1.3

16 km
97 km (60 mi)6km SE of Cabazon, CA MoreMap
29 May 2021 02:35:56 GMT
1.8

17 km
97 km (60 mi)6km SE of Cabazon, CA MoreMap
Fri, 28 May 2021 (GMT) (7 earthquakes)
28 May 2021 15:17:44 GMT
1.4

7.5 km
33 km (21 mi)15km E of Ocotillo Wells, CA MoreMap
28 May 2021 13:12:01 GMT
2.3

5.5 km
69 km (43 mi)4km NNW of Yucca Valley, CA MoreMap
28 May 2021 10:25:09 GMT
1.5

6 km
5 km (3.1 mi)9km WNW of Calipatria, CA MoreMap
28 May 2021 09:00:13 GMT
2.6

6.6 km
6 km (3.7 mi)10km WNW of Calipatria, CA MoreMap
28 May 2021 03:40:50 GMT
1.4

3.2 km
113 km (70 mi)9km NE of Aguanga, CA MoreMap
28 May 2021 01:57:28 GMT
1.5

3.8 km
69 km (43 mi)4km NNW of Yucca Valley, CA MoreMap
28 May 2021 01:45:25 GMT
1.3

3.2 km
113 km (70 mi)9km NE of Aguanga, CA MoreMap
Thu, 27 May 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
27 May 2021 20:13:34 GMT
1.5

0.5 km
65 km (40 mi)12km NE of Lake Arrowhead, CA MoreMap
27 May 2021 17:50:52 GMT
1.8

17 km
113 km (70 mi)10km S of Idyllwild, CA MoreMap
27 May 2021 17:16:57 GMT
2.2

5.9 km
68 km (42 mi)4km NNW of Yucca Valley, CA MoreMap
27 May 2021 15:09:15 GMT
1.9

5.7 km
68 km (42 mi)5km N of Yucca Valley, CA MoreMap
Wed, 26 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
26 May 2021 23:10:38 GMT
1.5

5.9 km
5 km (3.1 mi)12km WNW of Calipatria, CA MoreMap
Tue, 25 May 2021 (GMT) (6 earthquakes)
25 May 2021 23:08:19 GMT
1.8

14 km
99 km (62 mi)5km S of Banning, CA MoreMap
25 May 2021 20:26:37 GMT
1.4

14 km
91 km (57 mi)6km E of Calimesa, CA MoreMap
25 May 2021 18:50:07 GMT
2.1

17 km
116 km (72 mi)6km ESE of Valle Vista, CA MoreMap
25 May 2021 18:20:46 GMT
2.3

12 km
69 km (43 mi)6km NNE of Borrego Springs, CA MoreMap
25 May 2021 08:19:35 GMT
1.4

8.3 km
87 km (54 mi)12km E of Desert Hot Springs, CA MoreMap
25 May 2021 04:11:28 GMT
1.5

2.6 km
51 km (32 mi)17km N of Ocotillo Wells, CA MoreMap
Mon, 24 May 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
24 May 2021 22:54:22 GMT
2.0

13 km
98 km (61 mi)10km ESE of Cabazon, CA MoreMap
24 May 2021 21:51:33 GMT
1.3

18 km
87 km (54 mi)7km NNW of Cabazon, CA MoreMap
24 May 2021 11:42:06 GMT
1.3

10.3 km
42 km (26 mi)10km NNE of Ocotillo Wells, CA MoreMap
Sun, 23 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
23 May 2021 00:03:02 GMT
1.2

15 km
115 km (71 mi)8km S of Idyllwild, CA MoreMap
Sat, 22 May 2021 (GMT) (5 earthquakes)
22 May 2021 19:26:19 GMT
1.5

9.5 km
116 km (72 mi)7km NE of Aguanga, CA MoreMap
22 May 2021 11:49:26 GMT
1.5

4 km
7 km (4.3 mi)12km N of Westmorland, CA MoreMap
22 May 2021 10:14:15 GMT
1.9

3 km
7 km (4.3 mi)11km W of Calipatria, CA MoreMap
22 May 2021 09:23:06 GMT
1.5

4 km
7 km (4.3 mi)12km W of Calipatria, CA MoreMap
22 May 2021 08:28:35 GMT
1.4

10 km
45 km (28 mi)12km NNE of Ocotillo Wells, CA MoreMap
Fri, 21 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
21 May 2021 11:18:45 GMT
1.2

6.1 km
63 km (39 mi)9km ENE of Borrego Springs, CA MoreMap
Thu, 20 May 2021 (GMT) (5 earthquakes)
20 May 2021 19:29:08 GMT
1.4

7.2 km
66 km (41 mi)24km ENE of Thermal, CA MoreMap
20 May 2021 16:19:26 GMT
1.8

9 km
30 km (19 mi)11km S of Salton City, CA MoreMap
20 May 2021 13:19:31 GMT
1.4

10.2 km
80 km (50 mi)23km NNW of Borrego Springs, CA MoreMap
20 May 2021 12:24:45 GMT
1.6

2.6 km
58 km (36 mi)15km N of Yucca Valley, CA MoreMap
20 May 2021 08:22:43 GMT
1.3

18 km
86 km (53 mi)9km NNW of Cabazon, CA MoreMap
Wed, 19 May 2021 (GMT) (10 earthquakes)
19 May 2021 20:06:35 GMT
1.2

1.7 km
101 km (63 mi)12km SSE of Lake Henshaw, CA MoreMap
19 May 2021 19:14:43 GMT
1.6

3.8 km
7 km (4.3 mi)12km SSE of Bombay Beach, CA MoreMap
19 May 2021 19:07:04 GMT
1.9

3 km
4 km (2.5 mi)12km WNW of Calipatria, CA MoreMap
19 May 2021 18:54:56 GMT
1.5

2.6 km
2 km (1.2 mi)9km WNW of Niland, CA MoreMap
19 May 2021 13:35:11 GMT
2.3

3.4 km
6 km (3.7 mi)13km WNW of Calipatria, CA MoreMap
19 May 2021 09:35:01 GMT
1.3

6 km
3 km (1.9 mi)10km W of Niland, CA MoreMap
19 May 2021 04:42:54 GMT
1.4

6.3 km
68 km (42 mi)4km NNW of Yucca Valley, CA MoreMap
19 May 2021 03:15:01 GMT
1.5

6.2 km
39 km (24 mi)12km WNW of Calipatria, CA MoreMap
19 May 2021 02:48:19 GMT
1.6

6.3 km
4 km (2.5 mi)12km WNW of Calipatria, CA 1 reportMoreMap
19 May 2021 00:19:49 GMT
1.3

17 km
94 km (58 mi)1km SE of Cabazon, CA MoreMap
Tue, 18 May 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
18 May 2021 18:18:47 GMT
1.6

4.9 km
71 km (44 mi)10km S of Borrego Springs, CA MoreMap
18 May 2021 11:44:04 GMT
1.2

3.9 km
71 km (44 mi)10km S of Borrego Springs, CA MoreMap
18 May 2021 09:23:01 GMT
1.3

14 km
114 km (71 mi)10km NNW of Anza, CA MoreMap
18 May 2021 08:08:01 GMT
1.6

9.6 km
46 km (29 mi)3km NNE of Ocotillo Wells, CA MoreMap
Mon, 17 May 2021 (GMT) (6 earthquakes)
17 May 2021 20:42:58 GMT
1.2

19 km
95 km (59 mi)3km NW of Beaumont, CA MoreMap
17 May 2021 19:38:09 GMT
1.5

17 km
89 km (55 mi)6km N of Banning, CA MoreMap
17 May 2021 15:41:11 GMT
1.5

18 km
114 km (71 mi)2km ESE of Idyllwild, CA MoreMap
17 May 2021 15:38:24 GMT
1.2

18 km
89 km (55 mi)6km N of Banning, CA MoreMap
17 May 2021 10:24:12 GMT
1.2

13 km
99 km (62 mi)5km SSE of Banning, CA MoreMap
17 May 2021 03:23:16 GMT
1.5

11 km
46 km (29 mi)4km NE of Ocotillo Wells, CA MoreMap
Sun, 16 May 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
16 May 2021 21:30:41 GMT
2.1

1.3 km
35 km (22 mi)5km SW of Salton City, CA 1 reportMoreMap
16 May 2021 05:49:52 GMT
2.1

2.2 km
46 km (29 mi)28km N of Yucca Valley, CA, USA MoreMap
16 May 2021 05:40:06 GMT
1.2

16 km
118 km (73 mi)9km WSW of Idyllwild, CA, USA MoreMap
16 May 2021 04:05:55 GMT
1.3

10.9 km
81 km (50 mi)13km ENE of Julian, CA, USA MoreMap
Sat, 15 May 2021 (GMT) (7 earthquakes)
15 May 2021 20:00:10 GMT
1.7

7.7 km
116 km (72 mi)2km SE of Palomar Observatory, CA, USA MoreMap
15 May 2021 17:13:21 GMT
1.6

9.5 km
46 km (29 mi)3km NNE of Ocotillo Wells, CA, USA MoreMap
15 May 2021 12:42:14 GMT
1.6

7.2 km
55 km (34 mi)4km ENE of Big Bear City, CA, USA MoreMap
15 May 2021 10:29:57 GMT
1.2

8.2 km
59 km (37 mi)13km ENE of Borrego Springs, CA, USA MoreMap
15 May 2021 10:28:46 GMT
1.5

9 km
58 km (36 mi)13km ENE of Borrego Springs, CA, USA MoreMap
15 May 2021 09:19:37 GMT
1.3

5.1 km
61 km (38 mi)3km NNW of Big Bear Lake, CA, USA MoreMap
15 May 2021 08:22:40 GMT
1.5

4.6 km
71 km (44 mi)10km S of Borrego Springs, CA, USA MoreMap
Fri, 14 May 2021 (GMT) (5 earthquakes)
14 May 2021 16:39:43 GMT
1.2

7.6 km
33 km (21 mi)15km E of Ocotillo Wells, CA, USA MoreMap
14 May 2021 12:48:21 GMT
2.0

5 km
68 km (42 mi)30km SE of Twentynine Palms, CA, USA MoreMap
14 May 2021 08:34:37 GMT
1.2

7.7 km
118 km (73 mi)13km WNW of Anza, CA, USA MoreMap
14 May 2021 05:39:52 GMT
1.5

12 km
69 km (43 mi)7km S of Borrego Springs, CA, USA 1 reportMoreMap
14 May 2021 02:33:53 GMT
2.1

12 km
85 km (53 mi)9km NNE of Banning, CA, USA MoreMap
Thu, 13 May 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
13 May 2021 16:04:45 GMT
1.3

1.4 km
50 km (31 mi)9km N of Big Bear City, CA, USA MoreMap
13 May 2021 03:17:55 GMT
1.6

18 km
85 km (53 mi)9km SW of Morongo Valley, CA, USA MoreMap
Wed, 12 May 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
12 May 2021 17:40:17 GMT
1.8

12 km
86 km (53 mi)5km E of Yucaipa, CA, USA MoreMap
12 May 2021 17:40:14 GMT
1.3

4.5 km
73 km (45 mi)2km W of Borrego Springs, CA, USA MoreMap
12 May 2021 03:16:20 GMT
1.7

10 km
65 km (40 mi)6km W of Big Bear Lake, CA, USA MoreMap
Tue, 11 May 2021 (GMT) (7 earthquakes)
11 May 2021 22:37:26 GMT
1.4

30 km
120 km (75 mi)3km ESE of Green Acres, CA, USA MoreMap
11 May 2021 09:31:48 GMT
1.3

15 km
114 km (71 mi)10km NNW of Anza, CA, USA MoreMap
11 May 2021 08:53:30 GMT
1.4

3.5 km
3 km (1.9 mi)13km WSW of Niland, CA, USA MoreMap
11 May 2021 04:40:41 GMT
1.3

12 km
103 km (64 mi)3km SE of Lake Henshaw, CA, USA MoreMap
11 May 2021 02:26:36 GMT
1.4

18 km
85 km (53 mi)9km N of Cabazon, CA, USA MoreMap
11 May 2021 02:26:26 GMT
1.4

17 km
85 km (53 mi)8km N of Cabazon, CA, USA MoreMap
11 May 2021 00:53:59 GMT
2.2

12 km
70 km (43 mi)11km NNE of Borrego Springs, CA, USA MoreMap
Mon, 10 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
10 May 2021 15:23:30 GMT
1.2

9.5 km
82 km (51 mi)12km NE of Julian, CA, USA MoreMap
Sun, 9 May 2021 (GMT) (7 earthquakes)
9 May 2021 23:15:12 GMT
1.7

18 km
116 km (72 mi)4km S of Idyllwild, CA, USA MoreMap
9 May 2021 20:47:34 GMT
1.2

4.6 km
41 km (25 mi)7km ESE of North Shore, CA, USA MoreMap
9 May 2021 18:03:22 GMT
1.2

9.4 km
88 km (55 mi)14km N of Indio, CA, USA MoreMap
9 May 2021 16:49:04 GMT
1.6

15 km
93 km (58 mi)7km E of Cabazon, CA, USA MoreMap
9 May 2021 14:47:10 GMT
1.9

9.3 km
83 km (52 mi)16km NE of Thousand Palms, CA MoreMap
9 May 2021 08:31:34 GMT
1.5

4.4 km
62 km (39 mi)9km ENE of Borrego Springs, CA, USA MoreMap
9 May 2021 01:41:04 GMT
1.6

9 km
80 km (50 mi)10km SSE of Yucca Valley, CA, USA 1 reportMoreMap
Sat, 8 May 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
8 May 2021 17:01:49 GMT
2.2

2.3 km
57 km (35 mi)17km N of Yucca Valley, CA, USA MoreMap
8 May 2021 17:00:30 GMT
1.7

2.6 km
57 km (35 mi)17km N of Yucca Valley, CA, USA MoreMap
8 May 2021 14:49:10 GMT
1.8

12 km
105 km (65 mi)6km NNE of Lake Henshaw, CA, USA MoreMap
8 May 2021 12:20:22 GMT
1.9

2.7 km
57 km (35 mi)17km N of Yucca Valley, CA, USA MoreMap
Fri, 7 May 2021 (GMT) (7 earthquakes)
7 May 2021 22:40:19 GMT
2.2

14 km
118 km (73 mi)11km SSW of Idyllwild, CA, USA 1 reportMoreMap
7 May 2021 21:47:08 GMT
1.4

7.4 km
47 km (29 mi)27km N of Yucca Valley, CA, USA MoreMap
7 May 2021 20:55:50 GMT
1.3

18 km
120 km (75 mi)9km SW of Idyllwild, CA, USA MoreMap
7 May 2021 06:01:18 GMT
1.4

14 km
118 km (73 mi)10km SSW of Idyllwild, CA, USA MoreMap
7 May 2021 05:59:50 GMT
1.3

14 km
118 km (73 mi)9km SSW of Idyllwild, CA, USA MoreMap
7 May 2021 05:59:13 GMT
2.3

14 km
118 km (73 mi)13 mi southeast of Hemet, Riverside County, California, USA 1 reportMoreMap
7 May 2021 00:01:52 GMT
1.2

12 km
87 km (54 mi)18km ESE of Anza, CA, USA MoreMap
Thu, 6 May 2021 (GMT) (5 earthquakes)
6 May 2021 22:36:52 GMT
1.3

12 km
89 km (55 mi)7km NE of Banning, CA, USA MoreMap
6 May 2021 17:37:53 GMT
1.8

13 km
98 km (61 mi)9km ENE of Anza, CA, USA MoreMap
6 May 2021 16:45:28 GMT
1.2

4.8 km
119 km (74 mi)14km WNW of Anza, CA, USA MoreMap
6 May 2021 14:08:50 GMT
1.4

10.4 km
53 km (33 mi)9km NW of Ocotillo Wells, CA, USA MoreMap
6 May 2021 01:30:23 GMT
1.8

16 km
114 km (71 mi)10km NW of Anza, CA, USA MoreMap
Wed, 5 May 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
5 May 2021 3:14 pm (GMT -7) (5 May 2021 22:14:56 GMT)
2.8

10 km
79 km (49 mi)San Bernardino County, 9.2 mi northwest of Desert Hot Springs, Riverside County, California, USA 2 reportsMoreMap
5 May 2021 20:55:08 GMT
1.8

6 km
86 km (53 mi)20km E of Anza, CA, USA MoreMap
5 May 2021 19:50:01 GMT
1.7

10 km
62 km (39 mi)8km E of Borrego Springs, CA, USA MoreMap
5 May 2021 13:17:35 GMT
1.4

7.5 km
71 km (44 mi)10km S of Borrego Springs, CA, USA MoreMap
Tue, 4 May 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
4 May 2021 18:14:27 GMT
1.8

16 km
96 km (60 mi)2km S of Cabazon, CA, USA MoreMap
4 May 2021 04:23:01 GMT
1.6

14 km
114 km (71 mi)11km NNW of Anza, CA, USA MoreMap
4 May 2021 03:06:32 GMT
2.0

6.3 km
71 km (44 mi)10km S of Borrego Springs, CA, USA 1 reportMoreMap
Mon, 3 May 2021 (GMT) (7 earthquakes)
3 May 2021 22:52:21 GMT
1.2

10.9 km
58 km (36 mi)16km SW of Oasis, CA, USA MoreMap
3 May 2021 17:19:19 GMT
1.3

13 km
87 km (54 mi)18km ESE of Anza, CA, USA MoreMap
3 May 2021 17:16:43 GMT
1.5

14 km
87 km (54 mi)18km ESE of Anza, CA, USA MoreMap
3 May 2021 17:09:27 GMT
1.9

13 km
87 km (54 mi)18km ESE of Anza, CA, USA MoreMap
3 May 2021 17:09:17 GMT
1.5

13 km
88 km (55 mi)18km ESE of Anza, CA, USA MoreMap
3 May 2021 17:09:10 GMT
1.6

13 km
88 km (55 mi)18km ESE of Anza, CA, USA MoreMap
3 May 2021 00:32:22 GMT
1.6

1.4 km
37 km (23 mi)5km WSW of Salton City, CA, USA MoreMap
Sun, 2 May 2021 (GMT) (6 earthquakes)
2 May 2021 21:04:23 GMT
1.4

12 km
130 km (81 mi)7km S of Winchester, CA, USA MoreMap
2 May 2021 15:16:52 GMT
1.4

8.7 km
76 km (47 mi)11km S of Joshua Tree, CA, USA MoreMap
2 May 2021 14:47:42 GMT
1.5

9.9 km
93 km (58 mi)12km ESE of Anza, CA, USA MoreMap
2 May 2021 14:13:38 GMT
1.6

2.7 km
113 km (70 mi)9km NE of Aguanga, CA, USA MoreMap
2 May 2021 12:52:40 GMT
1.3

3 km
113 km (70 mi)9km NE of Aguanga, CA, USA MoreMap
2 May 2021 05:14:04 GMT
1.3

5.2 km
117 km (73 mi)3km N of Palomar Observatory, CA, USA MoreMap
Sat, 1 May 2021 (GMT) (5 earthquakes)
1 May 2021 13:16:26 GMT
1.3

13 km
120 km (75 mi)14km WNW of Anza, CA, USA MoreMap
1 May 2021 12:45:31 GMT
1.2

1.8 km
80 km (50 mi)16km NE of Indio, CA, USA MoreMap
1 May 2021 10:10:22 GMT
1.7

5.9 km
69 km (43 mi)5km N of Yucca Valley, CA, USA MoreMap
1 May 2021 01:39:03 GMT
1.2

5.4 km
81 km (50 mi)20km NNE of Indio, CA, USA MoreMap
1 May 2021 00:17:17 GMT
1.2

6.6 km
119 km (74 mi)13km WNW of Anza, CA, USA MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 5.3 x 109 joules (1.47 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.27 tons of TNT) More info
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