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Latest quakes in or near Ridgecrest, California, USA, in the past 24 hours on Monday, January 30, 2023 - list, stats and map

Updated: Jan 30, 2023 15:32 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 24 hours:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 2
  • 12 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
In the past 24 hours, Ridgecrest had 1 quake of magnitude 2.5. There were also 12 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.
A weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake occurred in California, USA, 21 hours ago.

Latest quake: Mag. 1.2 | 13km WSW of Searles Valley, CA -

Strongest quake today: Mag. 2.5 | 7.9 mi NE of Ridgecrest, Kern County, California, USA -

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

Past 24 hours10 quakes1 quake M2+
Past 7 days75 quakes8 quakes M2+
Past 30 days235 quakes23 quakes M2+3 quakes M3+
Past 90 days776 quakes71 quakes M2+7 quakes M3+
Past 365 days3,894 quakes381 quakes M2+42 quakes M3+3 quakes M4+

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Monday, January 30, 2023 GMT (10 quakes)
Jan 30, 2023 5:59 am (GMT -8) (Jan 30, 2023 13:59 GMT)
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n/a
34 mi northwest of Sandy Valley, Clark County, Nevada, USA (unconfirmed)
I FELT IT - 1 report
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Jan 30, 2023 3:04 am (GMT -8) (Jan 30, 2023 11:04 GMT)
1.2

12 km
13km WSW of Searles Valley, CA More
Jan 30, 2023 12:36 am (GMT -8) (Jan 30, 2023 08:36 GMT)
1.1

12 km
20km ESE of Little Lake, CA More
Jan 29, 2023 10:49 pm (GMT -8) (Jan 30, 2023 06:49 GMT)
0.1

12 km
45 Km E of Beatty, Nevada More
Jan 29, 2023 9:01 pm (GMT -8) (Jan 30, 2023 05:01 GMT)
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n/a
34 mi south of Lake Isabella, Kern County, California, USA (unconfirmed)
I FELT IT - 1 report
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Jan 29, 2023 8:54 pm (GMT -8) (Jan 30, 2023 04:54 GMT)
0.1

9.5 km
California-Nevada Border Region More
Jan 29, 2023 8:47 pm (GMT -8) (Jan 30, 2023 04:47 GMT)
0.6

8.7 km
45 Km E of Beatty, Nevada More
Jan 29, 2023 7:51 pm (GMT -8) (Jan 30, 2023 03:51 GMT)
0.6

0.7 km
5km NW of Frazier Park, CA More
Jan 29, 2023 6:54 pm (GMT -8) (Jan 30, 2023 02:54 GMT)
1.1

5.7 km
12km SE of Bodfish, CA More
Jan 29, 2023 5:56 pm (GMT -8) (Jan 30, 2023 01:56 GMT)
1.8

0.3 km
2.2 mi northwest of Boron, Kern County, California, USA More
Sunday, January 29, 2023 GMT (5 quakes)
Jan 29, 2023 12:12 pm (GMT -8) (Jan 29, 2023 20:12 GMT)
1.1

10.1 km
13km SE of Bodfish, CA More
Jan 29, 2023 10:48 am (GMT -8) (Jan 29, 2023 18:48 GMT)
1.5

9.7 km
13km ENE of Ridgecrest, CA More
Jan 29, 2023 10:25 am (GMT -8) (Jan 29, 2023 18:25 GMT)
2.5

9 km
7.9 mi northeast of Ridgecrest, Kern County, California, USA More
Jan 29, 2023 8:45 am (GMT -8) (Jan 29, 2023 16:45 GMT)
1.0

10.8 km
5km WSW of Ojai, CA More
Jan 29, 2023 8:45 am (GMT -8) (Jan 29, 2023 16:45 GMT)
1.0

10.8 km
5km WSW of Ojai, CA More
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 4.2 x 108 joules (115 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy

Latest seismic signals

Seismic station: Laurel Mtn (LRL/CI network) | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Laurel Mtn: seismogram of vertical movement last 60 minutes (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) last 60 minutes. Source: IRIS query builder webtool
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Ridgecrest Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Ridgecrest?

The last earthquake in Ridgecrest occurred 4 hours ago: Minor mag. 1.2 earthquake - 13km WSW of Searles Valley, CA, on Monday, Jan 30, 2023 at 3:04 am (GMT -8).

How many quakes were there in Ridgecrest today?

In the past 24 hours, Ridgecrest, California, USA had 15 quakes up to magnitude 2.5.

What was the strongest quake in Ridgecrest today?

The strongest earthquake in Ridgecrest today occurred 21 hours ago: Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - 7.9 mi northeast of Ridgecrest, Kern County, California, USA, on Sunday, Jan 29, 2023 at 10:25 am (GMT -8).

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