4.3 magnitude earthquake 14 km from Castaic, California, United States

2015-01-04 03:18:09 UTC

UTC time: Sunday, January 04, 2015 03:18 AM
Your time: 2015-01-04T03:18:09Z
Magnitude Type: mw
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
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4.3 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-04 03:18:09 UTC at 03:18
January 04, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.617, -118.63
14.2 km from Castaic (8.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 8 km




Tsunami advisory issued by www.tsunami.gov

000 SEUS71 PAAQ 040320 EQIWOC TSUNAMI SEISMIC INFORMATION STATEMENT NWS NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER PALMER AK 720 PM PST SAT JAN 3 2015 ...THIS IS A TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT... EVALUATION ---------- * AN EARTHQUAKE HAS OCCURRED - THERE IS NO TSUNAMI DANGER. PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS --------------------------------- * MAGNITUDE 4.5 * ORIGIN TIME 1818 AKST JAN 03 2015 1918 PST JAN 03 2015 0318 UTC JAN 04 2015 * COORDINATES 34.6 NORTH 118.6 WEST * DEPTH 4 MILES * LOCATION 60 MILES SE OF BAKERSFIELD CALIFORNIA 40 MILES NW OF LOS ANGELES CALIFORNIA NEXT UPDATE AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION -------------------------------------- * THIS WILL BE THE ONLY U.S. NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER MESSAGE ISSUED FOR THIS EVENT. * THE EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS ARE BASED ON PRELIMINARY INFORMATION. * FURTHER INFORMATION WILL BE ISSUED BY THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY - EARTHQUAKE.USGS.GOV - OR THE APPROPRIATE REGIONAL SEISMIC NETWORK.