12/31/2016, Swarm near Brawley (largest M3.9)

A seismic swarm commenced on December 31st, 2016, near Brawley. So far there have been more than 250 events recorded. The largest event in the swarm so far was a M3.9 on 31 Dec 2016 at 15:06:56 PST, (32.975, -115.545),

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12/28/2016, M4.0 event near Morongo Valley

28 Dec 2016 09:56:59 PST, (34.152, -116.707), depth 10.1km, 16km NW of Morongo Valley, California Aftershocks: so far there have been 7 aftershocks recorded. More may be expected in the next few days, the largest expected is approximately 1 magnitude

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10/31/2016, M3.5 event near Niland

31 Oct 2016 03:41:07 PDT, (33.187, -115.567), depth 3.1km, 7km SW of Niland, California This event is the largest so far in a small cluster of events that started at about 2:30am PDT, consisting of about 35 recorded events. A

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09/26/2016, M4.3 event near Bombay Beach

These events are the largest so far in a swarm that started on 26 Sep 2016, 04:03AM PDT, and is occurring in the Brawley Seismic Zone near the southern terminus of the San Andreas Fault. M4.3, 26 Sep 2016 07:31:08

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07/31/2016, M4.0 event near Westmorland

31 Jul 2016 09:21:05 PDT, (32.958, -115.760), depth 3.2km, 16km SW of Westmorland, California Aftershocks: so far there have been no aftershocks recorded. Some may be expected in the next few days, the largest expected is approximately 1 magnitude unit

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07/07/2016, M3.8 event near Brawley

07 Jul 2016 05:55:24 PDT, (32.912, -115.535), depth 11.1km, 7km S of Brawley, California Aftershocks: so far (08 Jul 2016, 03:18PM PDT) there have been 19 aftershocks recorded, M2.1. More may be expected in the next few days, the largest

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06/21/2016, M3.9 event near Brawley

21 Jun 2016 14:55:47 PDT, (32.973, -115.572), depth 14.8km, 4km W of Brawley, California Aftershocks: so far (21 Jun 2016, 03:57PM PDT) there have been 9 aftershocks recorded, the largest M2.4. More may be expected in the next few days,

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06/10/2016, M5.2 event near Borrego Springs

Main facts: 10 June 2016 01:04:38 PDT, (33.432, -116.443), depth 12.3km, 20km NNW of Borrego Springs, California. The ground shaking from ShakeMap (instrumental intensity) in the epicentral area was slightly higher than the reported felt intensities from Did You Feel

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03/12/2016, M4.1 event near Ojai

12 Mar 2016 00:42:40 PST, (34.527, -119.073), depth 19.8km, 18km ENE of Ojai, California Aftershocks: so far (12 Mar 2016, 02:22PM PST) there have been 10 aftershocks recorded, the largest M2.6. More may be expected in the next few days,

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02/23/2016, M4.9 event near Wasco

23 Feb 2016 16:02:23 PST, (35.542, -119.373), depth 22.1km, 6km SSW of Wasco, California. Aftershocks: so far (24 Feb 2016, 10:58AM PST) there have been 5 aftershocks recorded, the largest M2.6. More may be expected in the next few days,

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