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Minor earthquake: M2.96 quake strikes near Piru in California

Earthquake location 34.4976654S, -118.7418365WA minor earthquake magnitude 2.96 (mg/mb) has striked on Monday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Piru in California. The temblor was reported at 16:11:33 / 4:11 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 15.88 km (10 miles). Global time of event 23/03/15 / 2015-03-23 23:11:33 / March 23, 2015 @ 11:11 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -118.7418365 West, latitude 34.4976654 North, depth 15.88 km, unique identifier, ci37346928.

Close countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 67 km (42 miles) from Los Angeles (c. 3 792 600 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from North Glendale (c. 203 200 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Oxnard (c. 197 900 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Glendale (c. 191 700 pop), 57 km (36 miles) from Oxnard Shores (c. 187 200 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Cudahy, Gardena, Willowbrook.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.96 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -118.7418365° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 34.4976654° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 15.88 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 10km NNE of Piru, California Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-03-23 23:11:33 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-03-23 23:22:57 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -420 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 3 The total number of felt reports
CDI 2.7 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 4.13 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 reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 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 136 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 58 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.07001 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.32 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 85 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 ci37346928 Id of event.
Event Code 37346928 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci37346928, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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