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Minor earthquake 3.34 mag, 5 km ENE of Yucaipa, CA

Earthquake location 34.0564995S, -117.001503WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.34 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Yucaipa in CA. Exact location of event, longitude -117.001503 West, latitude 34.0564995 North, depth = 12.71 km. Unique identifier: ci37816704. Ids that are associated to the event: ci37816704. The temblor was detected at 23:31:19 / 11:31 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/03/17 / 2017-03-02 07:31:19 / March 2, 2017 @ 7:31 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 12.71 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface.

Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Covina, Indio, Mission Viejo. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 38 km (24 miles) from Riverside (c. 303 900 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from San Bernardino (c. 209 900 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Fontana (c. 196 100 pop), 25 km (15 miles) from Moreno Valley (c. 193 400 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Rancho Cucamonga (c. 165 300 pop).

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

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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 5 km ENE of Yucaipa, CA.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.34 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -117.001503° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 34.0564995° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 12.71 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 5km ENE of Yucaipa, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-03-02 07:31:19 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-03-02 07:39:26 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -480 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 85 The total number of felt reports
CDI 4.1 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 4.66 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 206 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 125 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.06582 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.17 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 18 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 ci37816704 Id of event.
Event Code 37816704 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci37816704, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

1 Comment

  1. Paloma

    I felt it in Yucaipa

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