Another Strong Earthquake Hits Southern California

Magnitude 5.9 – SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

2010 June 14 21:26:58 PST

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  • Earthquake Details

    http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/glossary.php#magnitude 5.9
    http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/glossary.php#date
    • Tuesday, June 15, 2010 at 04:26:58 UTC
    • Monday, June 14, 2010 at 09:26:58 PM at epicenter
    http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/glossary.php#location 32.698°N, 115.924°W
    http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/glossary.php#depth 6.8 km (4.2 miles)
    http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/glossary.php#region SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
    http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/glossary.php#distances
    • 8 km (5 miles) SE (124°) from Ocotillo, CA
    • 24 km (15 miles) WSW (244°) from Seeley, CA
    • 26 km (16 miles) ENE (70°) from Jacumba Hot Springs, CA
    • 36 km (22 miles) WSW (254°) from El Centro, CA
    • 43 km (27 miles) W (277°) from Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico
    • 104 km (65 miles) E (79°) from Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico
    http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/glossary.php#uncertainty horizontal +/- 0.4 km (0.2 miles); depth +/- 1.4 km (0.9 miles)
    http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/glossary.php#parameters Nph=062, Dmin=6 km, Rmss=0.32 sec, Gp= 76°,
    M-type=local magnitude (ML), Version=1