6/20/2015 — California’s Pisgah Volcano (East of Los Angeles) hit by rare earthquake

California’s Pisgah volcano has been hit by a rare earthquake.

pisgah volcano earthquake june 20 2015a

pisgah earthquake june 20 2015

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Many of my viewers might remember this location from another series of events in 2011.. when Pisgah crater gave off a large plume , which was detected on RADAR, and settled out over downtown Los Angeles.

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Plumes appeared again in 2012, but blew in a different direction:

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Information on this current June 20, 2015 Pisgah earthquake:

Magnitude/uncertainty 2.6 ml± 0.2
Location/uncertainty 34.696°N 116.244°W± 0.2 km
Depth/uncertainty 3.8 km± 0.5
Origin Time 2015-06-20 20:22:14.730 UTC
Number of Stations 23
Number of Phases 35
Minimum Distance 8.60 km (0.08°)
Travel Time Residual 0.16 sec
Azimuthal Gap 60°
FE Region Southern California (43)

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