Central California has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 132 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 1,312 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 9,136 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 11,978 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in Central California:


A

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1906-04-18 13:12:27 UTC at 13:12
April 18, 1906 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.056, -122.403
9.2 km from Montalvin (5.2 miles)

San Pablo Bay, California

Depth: 10 km

B

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

C

7.2 magnitude earthquake

1989-10-18 00:04:15 UTC at 00:04
October 18, 1989 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.036, -121.883
1.2 km from Day Valley (1.2 miles)

Central California

Depth: 18 km

D

7.1 magnitude earthquake

2019-07-06 03:19:53 UTC at 03:19
July 06, 2019 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.77, -117.599
17.2 km from Ridgecrest (10.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 8 km

E

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

F

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

G

6.8 magnitude earthquake

1932-12-21 06:10:10 UTC at 06:10
December 21, 1932 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.631, -117.91
63.2 km from Hawthorne (39.2 miles)

Central California

Depth: 10 km

H

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

I

6.6 magnitude earthquake

2003-12-22 19:15:56 UTC at 19:15
December 22, 2003 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.706, -121.102
15.2 km from Cambria (9.2 miles)

Central California

Depth: 7 km

J

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



A

6.5 magnitude earthquake

1980-05-25 19:44:50 UTC at 19:44
May 25, 1980 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.696, -118.75
20.2 km from Mammoth Lakes (12.2 miles)

Long Valley Area, California

Depth: 6 km

B

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

C

6.5 magnitude earthquake

1934-02-09 09:20:28 UTC at 09:20
February 09, 1934 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.586, -117.441
22.2 km from Goldfield (14.2 miles)

Central California

Depth: 10 km

D

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

E

6.4 magnitude earthquake

2019-07-04 17:33:49 UTC at 17:33
July 04, 2019 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.705, -117.506
11.2 km from Searles Valley (7.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 10 km

F

6.4 magnitude earthquake

1986-07-21 14:42:26 UTC at 14:42
July 21, 1986 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.538, -118.441
16.2 km from Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek (10.2 miles)

Central California

Depth: 4 km

G

6.3 magnitude earthquake

1980-05-27 14:50:56 UTC at 14:50
May 27, 1980 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.624, -118.755
19.2 km from Mammoth Lakes (12.2 miles)

Long Valley Area, California

Depth: 6 km

H

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

I

6.3 magnitude earthquake

1926-10-22 13:35:27 UTC at 13:35
October 22, 1926 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.725, -122.18
25.2 km from Del Monte Forest (16.2 miles)

Central California

Depth: 10 km

J

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1980-05-25 16:33:44 UTC at 16:33
May 25, 1980 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.688, -118.802
15.2 km from Mammoth Lakes (9.2 miles)

Long Valley Area, California

Depth: 6 km



A

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1952-11-22 07:46:36 UTC at 07:46
November 22, 1952 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.723, -121.328
28.2 km from Cambria (17.2 miles)

Central California

Depth: 6 km

B

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1993-05-17 23:20:50 UTC at 23:20
May 17, 1993 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.165, -117.774
45.2 km from Big Pine (28.2 miles)

Central California

Depth: 3 km

C

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1984-04-24 21:15:19 UTC at 21:15
April 24, 1984 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.32, -121.698
12.2 km from Alum Rock (7.2 miles)

San Francisco Bay Area, California

Depth: 8 km

D

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1983-05-02 23:42:37 UTC at 23:42
May 02, 1983 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.232, -120.312
11.2 km from Coalinga (6.2 miles)

Central California

Depth: 8 km

E

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1941-09-14 18:38:58 UTC at 18:38
September 14, 1941 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.679, -118.341
30.2 km from Hawthorne (18.2 miles)

Central California

Depth: 6 km

F

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-24 10:20:44 UTC at 10:20
August 24, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.215, -122.312
6.2 km from American Canyon (3.2 miles)

Central California

Depth: 11 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

1984-11-23 18:08:25 UTC at 18:08
November 23, 1984 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.47, -118.597
17.2 km from West Bishop (10.2 miles)

Central California

Depth: 4 km

I

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1981-09-30 11:53:26 UTC at 11:53
September 30, 1981 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.608, -118.888
8.2 km from Mammoth Lakes (5.2 miles)

Long Valley Area, California

Depth: 4 km

J

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1980-05-12 06:07:35 UTC at 06:07
May 12, 1980 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.734, -118.436
38.2 km from Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek (23.2 miles)

Central California

Depth: 6 km