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05/16/2017, M4.1 near Isla Vista

16 May 2017 21:42:25 PDT, (34.420, -120.002), depth 2.2km, 13km W of Isla Vista, California Aftershocks: so far (17 May 2017, 08:29AM PDT) there have been 6 aftershocks recorded, the largest M3.0 (smallest M1.8). More may be expected in the

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03/14/2017, M3.6 near Salton City

14 Mar 2017 10:14:05 PDT, (33.238, -116.053), depth 5.2km, 11km SW of Salton City, 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

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03/13/2017, M3.6 near Loma Linda

13 Mar 2017 22:06:54 PDT, (34.038, -117.238), depth 17.6km, 2km ESE of Loma Linda, California Aftershocks: so far (14 Mar 2017, 08:25AM PDT) there have been 2 aftershocks recorded, the largest M0.9 (smallest M0.9). More may be expected in the

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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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10/31/2016, M3.5 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 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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06/21/2016, M3.9 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 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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02/23/2016, M4.9 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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02/22/2016, M4.1 near Ludlow

22 Feb 2016 19:19:52 PST, (34.695, -116.243), depth 1.4km, 8km WSW of Ludlow, California Aftershocks: so far (23 Feb 2016, 07:47AM PST) there have been 4 aftershocks recorded, the largest M2.9. More may be expected in the next few days,

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