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Minor earthquake: M3.83 quake strikes near Caliente in Nevada

Earthquake location 37.3138S, -114.639WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.83 (mg/mb) has struck on Friday, 35 kilometers (22 miles) from Caliente in Nevada. The temblor was reported at 12:05:23 / 12:05 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 9.6227 km (6 miles). Global time of event 22/05/15 / 2015-05-22 19:05:23 / May 22, 2015 @ 7:05 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -114.639 West, latitude 37.3138 North, depth 9.6227 km, unique identifier, nn00495573. Ids that are associated to the event, ,nn00495573,.

Close countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 76 km (47 miles) from Mesquite (c. 15 300 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Moapa Valley (c. 6 900 pop), 86 km (54 miles) from Ivins (c. 6 800 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ivins, Moapa Valley, Mesquite.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.83 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -114.639° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 37.3138° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 9.6227 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 35km SSW of Caliente, Nevada Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-05-22 19:05:23 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-05-23 05:22:34 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -420 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 7 The total number of felt reports
CDI 2.5 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 3.54 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 227 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network nn The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,nn, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 39 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.341 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.1751 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 92.92 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 nn00495573 Id of event.
Event Code 00495573 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,nn00495573, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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