5.8 magnitude earthquake 3 km from Brawley, California, United States

1979-10-16 06:58:43 UTC

UTC time: Tuesday, October 16, 1979 06:58 AM
Your time: 1979-10-16T06:58:43Z
Magnitude Type: ml
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 0 people


A

5.8 magnitude earthquake

1979-10-16 06:58:43 UTC at 06:58
October 16, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 32.999, -115.558
3.2 km from Brawley (2.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 14 km

Aftershocks:
B

3.9 magnitude earthquake

1979-10-16 07:02:09 UTC at 07:02
October 16, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 32.965, -115.577
4.2 km from Brawley (2.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 6 km

C

3.0 magnitude earthquake

1979-10-16 07:03:16 UTC at 07:03
October 16, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 32.948, -115.546
3.2 km from Brawley (2.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 8 km

D

3.2 magnitude earthquake

1979-10-16 07:03:32 UTC at 07:03
October 16, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 32.973, -115.513
1.2 km from Brawley (1.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 8 km

E

2.9 magnitude earthquake

1979-10-16 07:05:47 UTC at 07:05
October 16, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 32.917, -115.533
6.2 km from Brawley (4.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 8 km

F

3.1 magnitude earthquake

1979-10-16 07:11:35 UTC at 07:11
October 16, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 32.979, -115.547
1.2 km from Brawley (0.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 5 km

G

2.1 magnitude earthquake

1979-10-16 07:11:58 UTC at 07:11
October 16, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 32.982, -115.485
4.2 km from Brawley (2.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 0 km

H

3.1 magnitude earthquake

1979-10-16 07:13:27 UTC at 07:13
October 16, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 32.944, -115.53
3.2 km from Brawley (2.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 10 km

I

3.1 magnitude earthquake

1979-10-16 07:14:03 UTC at 07:14
October 16, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 32.988, -115.581
4.2 km from Brawley (3.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 5 km

J

3.3 magnitude earthquake

1979-10-16 07:14:22 UTC at 07:14
October 16, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.007, -115.528
3.2 km from Brawley (1.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 10 km