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Red Mountain, CA Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes

 
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The chance of earthquake damage in Red Mountain is much lower than California average and is much higher than the national average. The risk of tornado damage in Red Mountain is lower than California average and is much lower than the national average.

Topics:Earthquake IndexVolcano IndexTornado IndexOther Weather Extremes EventsVolcanos NearbyHistorical Earthquake EventsHistorical Tornado Events

Earthquake Index, #868

Red Mountain, CA
7.93
California
21.80
U.S.
1.81

The earthquake index value is calculated based on historical earthquake events data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the earthquake level in a region. A higher earthquake index value means a higher chance of an earthquake.

Volcano Index, #293

Red Mountain, CA
0.0117
California
0.0068
U.S.
0.0023

The volcano index value is calculated based on the currently known volcanoes using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the possibility of a region being affected by a possible volcano eruption. A higher volcano index value means a higher chance of being affected.

Tornado Index, #1565

Red Mountain, CA
1.69
California
18.56
U.S.
136.45

The tornado index value is calculated based on historical tornado events data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the tornado level in a region. A higher tornado index value means a higher chance of tornado events.

Other Weather Extremes Events

A total of 56 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Red Mountain, CA were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:

TypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCount
Avalanche:0Blizzard:0Cold:0Dense Fog:0Drought:0
Dust Storm:0Flood:28Hail:15Heat:0Heavy Snow:0
High Surf:0Hurricane:0Ice Storm:0Landslide:0Strong Wind:0
Thunderstorm Winds:11Tropical Storm:0Wildfire:0Winter Storm:0Winter Weather:0
Other:2 

Volcanos Nearby

A total of 4 volcanoes are found in or near Red Mountain, CA.

Distance (miles)NameRegionLatitudeLongitudeElevation (foot)TypeStatusLast Eruption
31.2Coso Volc FieldUS-California, United States36.03-117.822400Lava domeHoloceneUnknown
64.6Golden Trout CreekUS-California, United States36.358-118.322886Volcanic fieldTephrochronologyLast known eruption B.C. (Holocene)
82.0Lavic LakeUS-California, United States34.75-116.6251495Volcanic fieldHoloceneUndated, but probable Holocene eruption
98.3Ubehebe CratersUS-California, United States37.02-117.45752MaarHoloceneUndated, but probable Holocene eruption

Historical Earthquake Events

A total of 92 historical earthquake events that had recorded magnitudes of 3.5 or above found in or near Red Mountain, CA.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeDepth (km)LatitudeLongitude
24.31946-03-156.3N/A35.73-118.04
11.41982-10-015.4835.74-117.75
25.91961-01-285.3N/A35.77-118.05
17.31961-10-195.2N/A35.83-117.77
12.91982-03-075235.76-117.76
12.61982-03-074.9235.76-117.75
25.41962-09-164.9N/A35.75-118.05
45.01983-10-214.9N/A35.93-118.33
12.31970-12-304.7835.78-117.6
19.71985-08-224.7635.88-117.72
40.61959-01-054.7N/A36.13-117.96
21.41951-06-254.61235.78-117.95
23.01979-06-144.6535.72-118.02
24.81947-02-064.6N/A35.67-118.07
48.21967-03-024.6N/A36.3-117.7
15.41982-12-314.5635.81-117.74
15.41983-01-044.5535.81-117.74
25.11948-07-264.5535.57-118.08
33.11943-09-164.51636.02-117.93
43.01985-08-164.5536.2-117.86
12.01982-09-304.4835.75-117.75
13.81982-03-014.4435.78-117.75
18.81981-04-194.4835.85-117.78
21.41951-06-264.4835.78-117.95
37.71966-10-114.4N/A35.11-117.35
37.91966-10-114.4N/A35.11-117.34
16.01961-11-184.3N/A35.4-117.77
24.81984-07-064.3835.73-118.05
41.11959-01-164.3N/A36.13-117.98
11.41982-03-084.2435.75-117.73
12.61982-04-274.2535.77-117.73
17.31981-04-194.2935.83-117.77
22.21959-10-244.2N/A35.73-118
29.31964-09-304.2N/A35.3-118
45.51983-10-194.2135.93-118.34
40.61959-01-194.1N/A36.13-117.96
43.21971-03-084.1635.67-118.4
44.11983-10-254.1135.87-118.35
44.51983-11-074.1N/A35.93-118.32
16.01970-07-084835.41-117.79
34.51943-07-1041635.73-118.23
36.01981-12-154436.1-117.83
37.41932-03-2341635.6-116.97
40.41971-11-244835.68-118.35
40.61943-05-3041636.13-117.96
42.01971-03-034435.66-118.38
7.11946-07-183.9135.7-117.68
12.01982-09-293.9635.75-117.75
17.11961-09-283.9N/A35.78-117.42
26.21972-12-213.9835.98-117.69
42.41959-01-123.9N/A36.15-117.98
12.01982-12-223.81035.75-117.75
12.61982-07-043.8835.77-117.73
13.11982-02-203.8635.78-117.72
20.41959-11-163.8N/A35.7-117.98
21.51946-04-073.81635.7-118
22.21959-10-243.8N/A35.73-118
24.81946-07-093.81635.67-118.07
31.31985-06-183.8835.23-117.32
45.11983-10-193.8N/A35.92-118.34
49.81954-05-253.8N/A35.65-118.52
20.81972-12-213.7835.9-117.7
21.41951-07-013.7435.78-117.95
21.51946-04-133.71635.7-118
24.11946-06-103.71635.74-118.03
25.61961-01-283.7N/A35.76-118.05
39.81980-01-153.7836.18-117.6
40.51976-08-163.7836.19-117.66
40.61959-01-063.7N/A36.13-117.96
42.91972-09-013.7N/A35.3-118.3
43.61982-05-313.7935.72-118.4
44.61983-10-253.7135.92-118.33
44.81972-09-013.7835.42-118.4
14.61982-02-183.6635.8-117.73
21.51946-05-063.61635.7-118
23.41972-12-213.6835.94-117.69
24.31947-05-073.6N/A35.75-118.03
30.31978-03-203.6136-117.87
37.01978-10-103.6635.08-117.5
39.01972-01-063.6835.7-118.32
40.51971-01-163.6835.48-118.34
6.11946-07-173.51635.68-117.58
11.11983-01-073.5535.74-117.74
12.01982-09-283.5535.75-117.75
21.51946-05-193.51635.7-118
21.51946-07-073.51635.7-118
40.41932-04-193.51635.68-118.35
41.61943-03-263.5N/A36.15-117.95
41.61936-04-263.51036.15-117.95
41.81941-02-213.51635.7-118.37
43.71936-09-273.51035.32-118.33
45.31947-02-013.5N/A35.3-118.35

Historical Tornado Events

No historical tornado events that had recorded magnitudes of 2 or above found in or near Red Mountain, CA.

No historical earthquake events found in or near Red Mountain, CA.


* The information on this page is based on the global volcano database, the U.S. earthquake database of 1638-1985, and the U.S. Tornado and Weather Extremes database of 1950-2010.


 
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