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The chance of earthquake damage in West Bishop is much higher than California average and is much higher than the national average. The risk of tornado damage in West Bishop 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, #181

West Bishop, CA
40.42
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, #95

West Bishop, CA
0.0296
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, #1754

West Bishop, CA
0.00
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 38 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of West Bishop, 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:8Hail:6Heat:0Heavy Snow:0
High Surf:0Hurricane:0Ice Storm:0Landslide:0Strong Wind:0
Thunderstorm Winds:10Tropical Storm:0Wildfire:0Winter Storm:0Winter Weather:0
Other:14 

Volcanos Nearby

A total of 8 volcanoes are found in or near West Bishop, CA.

Distance (miles)NameRegionLatitudeLongitudeElevation (foot)TypeStatusLast Eruption
31.8Long ValleyUS-California, United States37.7-118.873390CalderaPleistocene-FumarolQuaternary eruption(s) with the only known Holocene activity being hydrothermal
34.9Red ConesUS-California, United States37.58-119.052748Cinder coneHoloceneUndated, but probable Holocene eruption
37.5Inyo CratersUS-California, United States37.692-119.022629Lava domeRadiocarbonLast known eruption A.D. 1-1499
45.8Mono CratersUS-California, United States37.88-1192796Lava domeRadiocarbonLast known eruption A.D. 1-1499
53.4Mono Lake Volc FieldUS-California, United States38-119.032121Cinder coneTephrochronologyLast known eruption 1700-1799
61.1Ubehebe CratersUS-California, United States37.02-117.45752MaarHoloceneUndated, but probable Holocene eruption
69.9Golden Trout CreekUS-California, United States36.358-118.322886Volcanic fieldTephrochronologyLast known eruption B.C. (Holocene)
98.9Coso Volc FieldUS-California, United States36.03-117.822400Lava domeHoloceneUnknown

Historical Earthquake Events

A total of 290 historical earthquake events that had recorded magnitudes of 3.5 or above found in or near West Bishop, CA.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeDepth (km)LatitudeLongitude
10.01984-11-236.21237.46-118.61
21.41980-05-276.21637.49-118.83
23.51980-05-256.11337.54-118.84
25.91980-05-276.1837.59-118.85
25.91980-05-256.1837.59-118.85
2.51941-09-1461637.34-118.44
17.81927-09-186N/A37.5-118.75
20.01941-09-1461637.57-118.73
28.41981-09-305.9637.62-118.88
14.31978-10-045.8937.53-118.63
11.31984-11-265.6937.45-118.65
30.11983-01-075.6737.64-118.9
33.71983-01-075.6737.63-118.99
39.51949-02-115.6N/A37.08-117.85
44.41949-02-115.6N/A37.08-117.75
8.71984-11-235.51437.43-118.61
18.71938-12-035.5N/A37.5-118.77
23.51980-05-275.51337.54-118.84
39.51982-09-245.51737.87-118.14
20.01941-12-315.41637.57-118.73
26.21980-08-015.4837.55-118.89
24.71983-07-035.3937.55-118.86
4.21959-08-045.2N/A37.35-118.55
11.71960-06-055.2N/A37.5-118.6
15.41951-12-285.21637.57-118.58
27.11980-05-255.2537.61-118.86
46.21982-12-285.2838.03-118.42
7.01985-03-255.1637.45-118.54
47.71982-04-155.1738.05-118.57
6.21961-02-025N/A37.45-118.5
9.91936-05-1051037.5-118.53
25.81980-05-265837.54-118.89
23.31933-06-224.9N/A37.58-118.8
29.41981-09-304.9337.66-118.86
50.01980-09-074.91038.08-118.6
10.01984-11-254.8637.45-118.62
23.81983-09-304.81037.55-118.84
25.41983-01-254.8237.51-118.9
29.31984-04-284.8337.62-118.9
9.41984-11-284.7837.42-118.63
10.11985-05-044.7637.47-118.6
13.91959-06-184.7N/A37.55-118.57
26.01980-05-264.7737.56-118.88
45.51980-06-294.7538-118.69
47.21980-11-114.7538.04-118.59
12.81979-01-244.61037.52-118.6
24.21969-10-034.6N/A37.6-118.8
40.01981-05-074.61837.94-118.53
44.21968-02-064.6N/A38-118.4
47.91980-09-084.6938.05-118.6
48.51981-04-284.61038.06-118.59
49.81980-09-064.6738.08-118.57
7.01943-05-314.51637.38-118.6
7.01984-02-274.51037.38-118.6
9.11985-08-274.5637.41-118.63
15.41972-01-224.5237.57-118.37
20.01941-10-234.51637.57-118.73
23.61981-10-014.51037.5-118.87
29.31981-09-304.5637.61-118.91
32.71983-01-074.5537.64-118.96
49.81957-06-214.5N/A37.7-119.28
10.81945-05-084.41637.5-118.57
16.61947-01-114.4N/A37.6-118.43
17.11963-12-064.4N/A37.55-118.68
27.61979-11-094.4337.6-118.88
30.81964-11-024.4N/A37.6-118
32.71979-09-244.4537.66-118.94
34.31982-01-244.42337.37-117.85
34.91964-10-304.4N/A37.7-118
49.91980-09-074.4738.08-118.58
7.31965-09-224.3N/A37.4-118.6
8.31948-08-064.31637.45-118.58
9.61982-06-044.3537.48-118.38
12.41962-11-064.3N/A37.5-118.62
17.91982-09-284.31337.49-118.76
20.31980-10-304.31437.53-118.78
21.21983-07-304.3637.57-118.76
25.81980-05-174.3637.6-118.84
26.01980-06-054.3837.56-118.88
27.11979-12-064.31537.6-118.87
27.61984-12-244.31037.62-118.86
28.41980-03-274.3937.61-118.89
28.51979-12-084.31637.6-118.9
28.61979-06-164.31337.58-118.92
30.61983-01-074.3137.64-118.91
33.11983-02-044.3737.65-118.96
45.01967-12-054.3N/A38-118.3
9.21985-04-264.2637.43-118.62
9.41984-11-244.21237.47-118.58
15.51979-01-194.2937.55-118.63
18.51967-11-214.2N/A37.63-118.45
20.31980-05-284.2637.47-118.82
20.61982-09-234.2537.46-118.83
23.31981-09-304.2637.56-118.82
25.41980-07-054.2937.6-118.83
26.31980-12-244.21637.58-118.87
26.51980-12-244.21237.53-118.91
28.01979-11-204.21437.61-118.88
29.71979-09-074.2337.62-118.91
29.71979-11-104.21737.62-118.91
30.81964-11-234.2N/A37.6-118
30.81964-11-134.2N/A37.6-118
31.51983-01-074.21237.63-118.94
32.31984-07-164.2737.63-118.96
32.71954-11-154.2N/A37.65-118
33.11948-02-064.21637.22-117.9
47.71980-09-164.2738.05-118.57
9.91950-09-284.11637.48-118.58
10.91985-01-034.1437.45-118.64
11.01984-11-244.1937.44-118.65
21.21980-05-264.1237.5-118.82
23.41980-05-314.11137.55-118.83
23.81980-05-314.1837.6-118.79
24.91983-07-124.1937.54-118.87
26.31983-12-314.1637.54-118.9
26.71981-10-024.11037.61-118.85
27.71964-10-304.1N/A37.7-118.2
28.41979-11-094.11437.62-118.88
31.01964-10-304.1N/A37.7-118.1
31.91983-01-074.1437.64-118.94
32.01983-02-244.1537.62-118.96
32.31983-01-294.1637.64-118.95
7.41984-01-1441137.42-118.59
7.91984-01-1441037.42-118.6
9.91936-05-1541637.5-118.53
10.51983-09-1041337.44-118.64
11.71959-08-044N/A37.46-118.65
12.31978-10-264937.52-118.58
13.21936-10-0741637.25-118.67
15.61980-05-264537.5-118.7
15.61960-09-084N/A37.5-118.7
16.41966-04-174N/A37.24-118.73
16.41954-12-314N/A37.6-118.5
17.81941-11-0141637.6-118.6
20.91982-10-164737.45-118.84
21.41943-12-1741637.1-118.27
23.11982-09-084637.5-118.86
23.31981-10-0341037.57-118.81
24.61983-08-084237.57-118.84
24.61980-05-264837.6-118.81
24.91983-03-164737.51-118.89
25.11980-01-1441137.61-118.81
25.41980-05-1441337.6-118.83
27.31980-05-264737.57-118.9
28.41980-05-1841037.61-118.89
28.61981-09-304337.58-118.92
28.91979-11-094537.61-118.9
32.31982-05-084537.65-118.94
35.01936-10-1041637.87-118.5
45.41980-06-304338-118.68
46.31980-11-114438.03-118.56
47.81983-09-014738.02-118.75
49.81980-09-044138.08-118.57
7.31967-01-163.9N/A37.4-118.6
9.11985-05-123.9637.47-118.57
12.61967-01-163.9N/A37.4-118.7
15.11980-02-223.91237.5-118.69
15.21962-01-153.9N/A37.55-118.33
16.91964-03-093.9N/A37.6-118.4
20.91982-10-143.91437.49-118.82
21.21979-12-263.91937.53-118.8
21.61982-10-143.9837.48-118.84
24.11983-01-313.9737.5-118.88
24.71983-11-233.9337.52-118.88
24.71983-03-153.9937.52-118.88
25.01982-08-263.9637.6-118.82
25.01983-02-193.9937.53-118.88
25.81980-06-113.9837.54-118.89
27.01981-03-053.91337.56-118.9
28.41980-05-253.91037.62-118.88
28.81981-08-243.9837.62-118.89
30.31981-09-303.9637.67-118.87
30.61983-01-093.9837.64-118.91
31.51981-11-133.91037.62-118.95
33.11973-10-073.9537.6-119
33.21983-01-073.9637.64-118.97
43.31971-02-203.9237.98-118.62
47.71980-07-073.91038.03-118.7
10.91962-07-173.8N/A37.33-118.28
15.41972-02-173.8537.57-118.37
16.41964-10-303.8N/A37.6-118.5
17.81974-11-183.8237.5-118.75
19.91982-12-283.8337.49-118.8
20.41984-03-053.8837.49-118.81
20.81982-09-283.8237.47-118.83
21.61982-06-243.8337.46-118.85
21.71982-12-123.8437.53-118.81
24.61983-01-313.8437.5-118.89
25.01980-03-153.8937.6-118.82
25.31981-09-253.81037.54-118.88
25.61981-10-033.81037.56-118.87
26.51983-12-253.8637.56-118.89
27.11979-11-163.81837.6-118.87
27.41957-04-263.8N/A37.12-118.08
28.91983-01-073.8537.63-118.88
29.31980-03-203.81537.62-118.9
29.31984-04-293.8537.61-118.91
29.71979-11-073.81137.62-118.91
29.71980-03-203.8837.62-118.91
29.81983-01-073.8337.61-118.92
31.11983-02-203.8637.62-118.94
32.31983-02-043.8337.64-118.95
32.31983-02-043.8637.64-118.95
33.61983-01-073.81337.65-118.97
34.91964-11-123.8N/A37.7-118
47.01980-07-073.8838.02-118.7
47.31980-07-073.8538.02-118.72
1.01982-08-293.71637.37-118.46
7.31967-01-153.7N/A37.4-118.6
9.11978-05-063.7837.47-118.57
11.81984-01-103.7537.45-118.66
12.31979-06-263.71037.52-118.58
13.01980-10-233.71837.49-118.65
20.81982-10-023.7537.47-118.83
21.01980-02-163.7837.51-118.81
21.61983-11-123.71237.46-118.85
22.71982-09-283.7537.46-118.87
22.81981-10-013.71037.57-118.8
25.61983-07-033.7937.56-118.87
25.91973-09-183.7537.2-118.9
26.21981-03-253.71037.55-118.89
26.51981-06-303.7737.56-118.89
28.91980-05-143.7437.61-118.9
29.71981-09-173.71537.62-118.91
29.81979-12-283.71537.66-118.87
30.21980-03-203.7937.62-118.92
30.31960-01-113.7N/A37.17-117.98
31.01981-03-053.7937.64-118.92
32.31981-11-133.71037.63-118.96
32.71982-12-213.7537.64-118.96
8.11983-08-013.61537.29-118.36
11.11960-12-013.6N/A37.5-118.58
13.41980-04-033.61337.48-118.67
16.41980-07-053.61337.4-118.18
16.41972-09-183.6837.6-118.5
20.61982-11-103.6537.48-118.82
22.01981-10-093.6437.55-118.8
22.51982-12-123.6637.54-118.82
23.31984-04-103.6637.56-118.82
23.31981-10-013.61037.59-118.79
23.41982-08-223.6537.49-118.87
24.71982-08-153.6537.48-118.9
25.41980-05-183.6837.59-118.84
25.51981-08-133.6237.53-118.89
26.31979-12-163.6237.59-118.86
26.71981-09-303.61037.61-118.85
27.61983-01-083.6937.62-118.86
28.51973-09-113.61137.6-118.9
28.91983-01-073.6737.63-118.88
28.91983-11-153.6337.6-118.91
29.31979-11-093.61337.62-118.9
29.31981-10-093.6737.64-118.88
29.71979-11-093.61637.63-118.9
30.21983-01-073.6337.62-118.92
30.61981-09-303.6637.66-118.89
31.01983-01-073.6337.63-118.93
31.31981-09-303.6637.69-118.87
32.31983-01-073.6437.63-118.96
34.41981-04-253.6537.68-118.96
2.71981-12-103.52837.38-118.43
14.01978-11-063.5937.53-118.62
15.61978-11-253.5837.5-118.7
16.11978-11-253.5937.53-118.68
18.91941-10-133.51637.57-118.7
18.91941-10-183.51637.57-118.7
19.11981-03-243.51137.51-118.77
20.01941-10-273.51637.57-118.73
20.01941-09-223.51637.57-118.73
20.11981-10-013.51037.46-118.82
21.21984-03-073.5437.5-118.82
21.91982-11-283.5337.47-118.85
22.91982-09-083.5637.47-118.87
23.01981-11-053.5737.54-118.83
24.41981-10-013.51737.49-118.89
25.41980-03-193.5637.58-118.85
25.91981-10-023.51037.61-118.83
27.11982-06-223.5237.55-118.91
27.11979-12-093.51437.61-118.86
27.61979-11-153.51737.61-118.87
28.01981-03-163.5437.63-118.86
28.41980-05-193.51237.61-118.89
28.81981-08-223.5837.62-118.89
28.91980-03-273.5937.61-118.9
28.91980-05-083.51037.61-118.9
29.31981-09-303.5637.63-118.89
29.71980-03-263.5937.62-118.91
29.81980-03-293.5937.61-118.92
30.61981-08-093.5737.62-118.93
32.31983-01-073.5537.63-118.96
47.51941-06-083.51636.72-118.17

Historical Tornado Events

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

No historical earthquake events found in or near West Bishop, 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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