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Earthquake 5.1 mb, 2 km E of La Habra, California

Earthquake location 33.9287S, -117.9222WAn earthquake with magnitude 5.1 mg has occurred in 2 km E of La Habra, California. Time of event: Sunday 30th July @ 9:38 am. Location of event: -117.9222S, 33.9287W, depth=1.9 km. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about quake recorded in: 2 km E of La Habra, California. Did you feel it? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 5.1 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -117.9222° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 33.9287° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 1.9 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 2km E of La Habra, California Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2014-03-29 04:09:41 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2014-03-29 04:19:01 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -420 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 143 The total number of felt reports
CDI 6 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 6.65 The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level green The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status REVIEWED Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 486 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network ci The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ci A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 126 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.01796631 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.37 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 18 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type Mw The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID ci15481673 Id of event.
Event Code 15481673 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ci15481673 A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

1 Comment

  1. Victoria Resurreccion

    Was on the computer and watching TV at the same time when the 5.1 earthquake hits.
    My six parakeets started chirping & flying inside the cage. My Aussie Shepherd dog was moon bathing in the backyard but immediately came at the back door looking very nervous. Gave him a nice, big hug to assure him mommy’s right here and nothing to worry about.
    We came to California from the Philippines in 1968. I’m now in my early 60’s and still not used to these earthquakes. I hope no one got hurt or properties damaged. God bless California.

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