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Minor earthquake, 3.04 mag has occurred near Upper Lake in California

Earthquake location 39.3318329S, -122.8103333WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.04 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Upper Lake in California. Event id: nc72749700. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72749700. Exact location of event, longitude -122.8103333 West, latitude 39.3318329 North, depth = 7.24 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/01/17 / 2017-01-07 20:05:43 / January 7, 2017 @ 8:05 pm. The 3.04-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:05:43 / 12:05 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.24 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface.

Event epicenter was 40 km (25 miles) from Ukiah (c. 16 100 pop), 44 km (28 miles) from Clearlake (c. 15 300 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Cloverdale (c. 8 600 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Orland (c. 7 300 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Willows (c. 6 200 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Colusa, Orland, Hidden Valley Lake. Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).

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

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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 20 km NNE of Upper Lake, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.04 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -122.8103333° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 39.3318329° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 7.24 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 20km NNE of Upper Lake, California Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-01-07 20:05:43 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-01-07 20:11:02 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -480 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI 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 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 142 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 29 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.1618 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.11 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 51 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 nc72749700 Id of event.
Event Code 72749700 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,nc72749700, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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