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Latest quakes in or near Santa Monica, California, USA, in the past 24 hours on Thursday, May 26, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated May 26, 2022 10:21 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 24 hours:

  • 2 quakes above magnitude 2
  • 14 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
In the past 24 hours, Santa Monica had 2 quakes of magnitude 2.0 or above. There were also 14 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.
A weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake occurred in California, USA, 17 hours ago.

Latest quake: Mag. 1.2 | 6km WNW of Mountain View Acres, CA -

Strongest quake today: Mag. 2.6 | 8 mi NE of Simi Valley, Ventura County, California, USA -

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

Past 24 hours:9 quakes | 2 quakes M2+
Past 7 days:61 quakes | 9 quakes M2+
Past 30 days:275 quakes | 29 quakes M2+ | 2 quakes M3+
Past 90 days:947 quakes | 93 quakes M2+ | 6 quakes M3+ | 2 quakes M4+
Past 365 days:3,668 quakes | 351 quakes M2+ | 43 quakes M3+ | 5 quakes M4+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (22 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Thursday, May 26, 2022 GMT (9 quakes)
May 26, 2022 2:00 am (GMT -7) (May 26, 2022 09:00 GMT)
1.2

9.5 km
6km WNW of Mountain View Acres, CA 6 reportsMoreMap
May 26, 2022 1:43 am (GMT -7) (May 26, 2022 08:43 GMT)
0.8

10.7 km
6km NW of Aguanga, CA MoreMap
May 26, 2022 12:58 am (GMT -7) (May 26, 2022 07:58 GMT)
1.2

14 km
6km NE of Banning, CA MoreMap
May 26, 2022 12:40 am (GMT -7) (May 26, 2022 07:40 GMT)
0.9

21 km
8km ESE of Yucaipa, CA MoreMap
May 25, 2022 11:53 pm (GMT -7) (May 26, 2022 06:53 GMT)
0.6

16 km
6km NNW of Cabazon, CA MoreMap
May 25, 2022 11:39 pm (GMT -7) (May 26, 2022 06:39 GMT)
?

n/a
2.3 mi north of Long Beach, Los Angeles County, California, USA (unconfirmed)
I FELT IT - 1 report
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May 25, 2022 9:42 pm (GMT -7) (May 26, 2022 04:42 GMT)
1.1

7.6 km
5km NE of Banning, CA MoreMap
May 25, 2022 8:36 pm (GMT -7) (May 26, 2022 03:36 GMT)
1.3

7.8 km
24km SW of Bodfish, CA MoreMap
May 25, 2022 8:12 pm (GMT -7) (May 26, 2022 03:12 GMT)
1.5

13 km
5km N of Moreno Valley, CA MoreMap
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 GMT (13 quakes)
May 25, 2022 4:14 pm (GMT -7) (May 25, 2022 23:14 GMT)
1.3

0.8 km
5km NNW of Boron, CA MoreMap
May 25, 2022 2:29 pm (GMT -7) (May 25, 2022 21:29 GMT)
1.1

0.6 km
2km SE of Home Gardens, CA MoreMap
May 25, 2022 2:09 pm (GMT -7) (May 25, 2022 21:09 GMT)
0.9

18 km
12km N of Banning, CA MoreMap
May 25, 2022 1:32 pm (GMT -7) (May 25, 2022 20:32 GMT)
?

n/a
0.6 mi northeast of Taft, Kern County, California, USA (unconfirmed)
I FELT IT
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May 25, 2022 12:23 pm (GMT -7) (May 25, 2022 19:23 GMT)
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n/a
4.3 mi northwest of Oceanside, San Diego County, California, USA (unconfirmed)
I FELT IT - 1 report
MoreMap
May 25, 2022 12:04 pm (GMT -7) (May 25, 2022 19:04 GMT)
0.9

0.9 km
Quarry Blast - 5km NE of Bradbury, CA MoreMap
May 25, 2022 11:51 am (GMT -7) (May 25, 2022 18:51 GMT)
0.9

10.9 km
9km SSW of Idyllwild, CA MoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 6.1 x 108 joules (169 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.145 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Santa Monica Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Santa Monica?

The last earthquake in Santa Monica occurred 1 hour and 21 minutes ago: Minor mag. 1.2 earthquake - 6km WNW of Mountain View Acres, CA, on Thursday, May 26, 2022 at 2:00 am (GMT -7).

How many quakes were there in Santa Monica today?

In the past 24 hours, Santa Monica, California, USA had 22 quakes up to magnitude 2.6.

What was the strongest quake in Santa Monica today?

The strongest earthquake in Santa Monica today occurred 17 hours ago: Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 8 mi northeast of Simi Valley, Ventura County, California, USA, on Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 10:29 am (GMT -7).

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