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Minor earthquake: M3.3 quake strikes near Laytonville in California

Earthquake location 39.8100014S, -123.4906693WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (mg/mb) has striked on Saturday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Laytonville in California. The temblor was reported at 06:44:52 / 6:44 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 10.01 km (6 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-03 02:44:52 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -123.4906693 West, latitude 39.8100014 North, depth 10.01 km.

Close countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 77 km (48 miles) from Ukiah (c. 16 100 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Fort Bragg (c. 7 300 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ukiah, Fort Bragg.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -123.4906693° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 39.8100014° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10.01 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 13km N of Laytonville, California Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-01-03 14:44:52 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-01-03 14:50:05 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -480 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 0 The total number of felt reports
CDI 1 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status automatic 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 168 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network nc The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources nc A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 27 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.007391 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.09 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 94 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID nc72374656 Id of event.
Event Code 72374656 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS nc72374656 A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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