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Minor earthquake, 3.07 mag has occurred near Big Bear City in CA

Earthquake location 34.2021667S, -116.8313333WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.07 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Big Bear City in CA. The temblor was picked up at 06:39:59 / 6:39 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 7 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -116.8313333 West, latitude 34.2021667 North, depth = 7 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/06/16 / 2016-06-17 13:39:59 / June 17, 2016 @ 1:39 pm. Id of earthquake: ci37389823. Event ids that are associated: ci37389823.

The epicenter was 59 km (37 miles) from Riverside (c. 303 900 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from San Bernardino (c. 209 900 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Fontana (c. 196 100 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Moreno Valley (c. 193 400 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Rancho Cucamonga (c. 165 300 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Lakeland Village, Indio, Ontario.

There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.

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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 7 km S of Big Bear City, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.07 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -116.8313333° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 34.2021667° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 7 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 7km S of Big Bear City, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2016-06-17 13:39:59 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2016-06-17 14:03:05 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -420 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 10 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.8 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 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 149 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 115 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.09532 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.14 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 27 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 ci37389823 Id of event.
Event Code 37389823 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci37389823, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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