Argus, California

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Argus is located in California
Location in California
Coordinates: 35°44′50″N 117°23′43″W / 35.74722°N 117.39528°W / 35.74722; -117.39528Coordinates: 35°44′50″N 117°23′43″W / 35.74722°N 117.39528°W / 35.74722; -117.39528[1]
CountryUnited States
CountySan Bernardino
Elevation1,650 ft (503 m)
Time zoneUTC−8 (Pacific Time Zone)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−7 (PDT)
Area codes442/760
FIPS code06-02616
GNIS feature ID238695

Argus is an unincorporated community in the Searles Valley of the Mojave Desert, in northwestern San Bernardino County, California. Argus is 17 miles (27 km) east-northeast of Ridgecrest.

Searles Valley census-designated place[edit]

Argus and the communities of Pioneer Point, Trona, and Searles Valley (community) make up the Searles Valley census-designated place.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b "Argus". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved May 11, 2015.