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Past earthquakes in Taft, California, USA: 2021 - list, stats and map

Updated May 18, 2022 23:50 GMT -
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Quakes in 2021:

  • 5 quakes above magnitude 4
  • 50 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 497 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
  • 5099 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
In 2021, Taft was shaken by 5 quakes of magnitude 4.0 or above, 50 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 497 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 5099 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.

Strongest quake: Mag. 4.3 | 1.1 mi E of Carson, Los Angeles County, California, USA -

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Showing quakes magnitude 3.2 or higher (225 out of 5651 quakes, show more):
Date and timeMag
Depth
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Thursday, December 30, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 29, 2021 5:21 pm (GMT -8) (Dec 30, 2021 01:21 GMT)
2.3

10.7 km
4km SE of Carson, CA 4 reportsMoreMap
Wednesday, December 29, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 29, 2021 9:21 am (GMT -8) (Dec 29, 2021 17:21 GMT)
2.1

11 km
3km SE of Carson, CA 17 reportsMoreMap
Sunday, December 26, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 25, 2021 4:19 pm (GMT -8) (Dec 26, 2021 00:19 GMT)
2.8

13 km
North Pacific Ocean, 15 mi southwest of Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California, USA 3 reportsMoreMap
Friday, December 24, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 24, 2021 4:27 am (GMT -8) (Dec 24, 2021 12:27 GMT)
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n/a
9.2 mi southeast of Simi Valley, Ventura County, California, USA (unconfirmed) 3 reportsMoreMap
Monday, December 20, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 20, 2021 6:21 am (GMT -8) (Dec 20, 2021 14:21 GMT)
2.2

5.5 km
4km WSW of Paso Robles, CA 4 reportsMoreMap
Sunday, December 19, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 19, 2021 5:59 am (GMT -8) (Dec 19, 2021 13:59 GMT)
2.4

12 km
4km SSE of Charter Oak, CA 4 reportsMoreMap
Saturday, December 18, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
Dec 18, 2021 5:51 am (GMT -8) (Dec 18, 2021 13:51 GMT)
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n/a
3.3 mi west of Santa Barbara, California, USA (unconfirmed) 6 reportsMoreMap
Dec 18, 2021 4:51 am (GMT -8) (Dec 18, 2021 12:51 GMT)
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n/a
4.9 mi east of Ventura, California, USA (unconfirmed) 62 reportsMoreMap
Wednesday, December 15, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 14, 2021 4:18 pm (GMT -8) (Dec 15, 2021 00:18 GMT)
2.3

5 km
2km SE of Orange, CA 64 reportsMoreMap
Thursday, December 9, 2021 GMT (3 quakes)
Dec 9, 2021 1:01 am (GMT -8) (Dec 9, 2021 09:01 GMT)
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n/a
2.6 mi northwest of Westminster, Orange County, California, USA (unconfirmed) 3 reportsMoreMap
Dec 8, 2021 10:38 pm (GMT -8) (Dec 9, 2021 06:38 GMT)
3.5

7.3 km
North Pacific Ocean, 9.5 mi west of Ventura, California, USA 67 reportsMoreMap
Dec 8, 2021 10:25 pm (GMT -8) (Dec 9, 2021 06:25 GMT)
2.2

5 km
11km SE of Carpinteria, CA 16 reportsMoreMap
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 7, 2021 11:19 pm (GMT -8) (Dec 8, 2021 07:19 GMT)
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n/a
3.4 mi southwest of Westminster, Orange County, California, USA (unconfirmed) 4 reportsMoreMap
Monday, December 6, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 6, 2021 1:36 am (GMT -8) (Dec 6, 2021 09:36 GMT)
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1.4 mi south of Oxnard, Ventura County, California, USA (unconfirmed) 3 reportsMoreMap
Wednesday, December 1, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
Dec 1, 2021 1:38 pm (GMT -8) (Dec 1, 2021 21:38 GMT)
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n/a
0.5 mi west of Fountain Valley, Orange County, California, USA (unconfirmed) 4 reportsMoreMap
Dec 1, 2021 12:53 am (GMT -8) (Dec 1, 2021 08:53 GMT)
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n/a
1.5 mi northeast of Long Beach, Los Angeles County, California, USA (unconfirmed) 4 reportsMoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 8.5 x 1011 joules (235 megawatt hours, equivalent to 202 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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