According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the earthquake hit one mile east of Newport Beach, four miles southwest of Irvine and six miles east-southeast of Huntington Beach.
3km (2mi) E of Newport Beach, California
5km (3mi) SSE of Costa Mesa, California
5km (3mi) W of San Joaquin Hills, California
11km (7mi) SSE of Fountain Valley, California
12km (7mi) SW of Irvine, California