LA and Southern California has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 13 earthquakes today
  • 236 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 383 earthquakes in the past month
  • 2,977 earthquakes in the past year

The largest earthquake in LA and Southern California:

Southern California
Earthquake Alerts via Twitter:


A

7.5 magnitude earthquake

1952-07-21 11:52:14 UTC at 11:52
July 21, 1952 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.958, -118.998
15.2 km from Frazier Park (9.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 6 km

B

7.3 magnitude earthquake

1992-06-28 11:57:34 UTC at 11:57
June 28, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.2, -116.437
9.2 km from Yucca Valley (5.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 0 km

C

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1999-10-16 09:46:44 UTC at 09:46
October 16, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.594, -116.271
51.2 km from Joshua Tree (31.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 0 km

D

6.9 magnitude earthquake

1940-05-19 04:36:40 UTC at 04:36
May 19, 1940 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 32.844, -115.381
3.2 km from Holtville (2.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 6 km

E

6.9 magnitude earthquake

1927-11-04 13:51:03 UTC at 13:51
November 04, 1927 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.813, -120.774
24.2 km from Vandenberg Air Force Base (15.2 miles)

Central California

Depth: 10 km

F

6.8 magnitude earthquake

1956-02-09 14:32:41 UTC at 14:32
February 09, 1956 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 31.832, -116.231
9.2 km from Fraccionamiento del Valle (5.2 miles)

Depth: 6 km

G

6.8 magnitude earthquake

1925-06-29 14:42:23 UTC at 14:42
June 29, 1925 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.418, -120.196
20.2 km from Solvang (12.2 miles)

Santa Barbara Channel, California

Depth: 10 km

H

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1994-01-17 12:30:55 UTC at 12:30
January 17, 1994 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.213, -118.537
1.2 km from Northridge (1.2 miles)

Greater Los Angeles Area, California

Depth: 18 km

I

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1994-01-17 12:30:55 UTC at 12:30
January 17, 1994 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.213, -118.537
1.2 km from Northridge (1.2 miles)

Greater Los Angeles Area, California

Depth: 18 km

J

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1918-04-21 22:32:29 UTC at 22:32
April 21, 1918 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.647, -117.433
8.2 km from Lakeland Village (5.2 miles)

Greater Los Angeles Area, California

Depth: 10 km



A

6.6 magnitude earthquake

1987-11-24 13:15:56 UTC at 13:15
November 24, 1987 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.015, -115.852
21.2 km from Westmorland (13.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 11 km

B

6.6 magnitude earthquake

1968-04-09 02:28:58 UTC at 02:28
April 09, 1968 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.18, -116.103
18.2 km from Salton City (11.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 10 km

C

6.6 magnitude earthquake

1971-02-09 14:00:41 UTC at 14:00
February 09, 1971 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.416, -118.37
9.2 km from Agua Dulce (6.2 miles)

Greater Los Angeles Area, California

Depth: 8 km

D

6.6 magnitude earthquake

1942-10-21 16:22:11 UTC at 16:22
October 21, 1942 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 32.975, -115.785
16.2 km from Westmorland (10.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 6 km

E

6.5 magnitude earthquake

1992-06-28 15:05:30 UTC at 15:05
June 28, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.203, -116.827
6.2 km from Big Bear City (4.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 5 km

F

6.5 magnitude earthquake

1947-04-10 15:58:05 UTC at 15:58
April 10, 1947 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.983, -116.532
34.2 km from Fort Irwin (21.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 6 km

G

6.5 magnitude earthquake

1922-03-10 11:21:04 UTC at 11:21
March 10, 1922 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.243, -119.097
6.2 km from Camarillo (3.2 miles)

Greater Los Angeles Area, California

Depth: 10 km

H

6.4 magnitude earthquake

1979-10-15 23:16:53 UTC at 23:16
October 15, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 32.667, -115.359
6.2 km from Islas Agrarias Grupo A (4.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 15 km

I

6.4 magnitude earthquake

1954-03-19 09:54:27 UTC at 09:54
March 19, 1954 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.299, -116.081
11.2 km from Salton City (7.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 6 km

J

6.4 magnitude earthquake

1933-03-11 01:54:09 UTC at 01:54
March 11, 1933 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.631, -118.0
3.2 km from Huntington Beach (2.2 miles)

San Pedro Channel, California

Depth: 6 km



A

6.3 magnitude earthquake

1992-06-28 15:05:30 UTC at 15:05
June 28, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.203, -116.827
6.2 km from Big Bear City (4.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 3 km

B

6.3 magnitude earthquake

1946-03-15 13:49:37 UTC at 13:49
March 15, 1946 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.702, -117.944
13.2 km from Inyokern (8.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 6 km

C

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1986-07-08 09:20:44 UTC at 09:20
July 08, 1986 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.0, -116.61
5.2 km from Morongo Valley (3.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 12 km

D

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1987-11-24 01:54:14 UTC at 01:54
November 24, 1987 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.09, -115.792
17.2 km from Westmorland (10.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 10 km

E

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1992-04-23 04:50:23 UTC at 04:50
April 23, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.96, -116.317
8.2 km from Sky Valley (5.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 11 km

F

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1954-11-12 12:26:53 UTC at 12:26
November 12, 1954 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 31.934, -116.313
5.2 km from Fraccionamiento del Valle (3.2 miles)

Depth: 6 km

G

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2004-09-28 17:15:24 UTC at 17:15
September 28, 2004 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.818, -120.366
18.2 km from Shandon (11.2 miles)

Central California

Depth: 8 km

H

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1948-12-04 23:43:16 UTC at 23:43
December 04, 1948 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.983, -116.331
10.2 km from Sky Valley (6.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 6 km

I

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1937-03-25 16:49:02 UTC at 16:49
March 25, 1937 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.4, -116.25
15.2 km from Oasis (9.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 6 km

J

5.9 magnitude earthquake

1994-01-17 12:31:58 UTC at 12:31
January 17, 1994 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.275, -118.493
5.2 km from San Fernando (3.2 miles)

Greater Los Angeles Area, California

Depth: 5 km