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Minor earthquake, 3.53 mag has occurred near Frazier Park in CA

Earthquake location 34.8656654S, -118.9654999WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.53 (ml/mb) strikes 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Frazier Park in CA on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -118.9654999 West, latitude 34.8656654 North, depth = 3.96 km. The 3.53-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:14:45 / 8:14 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ci37656959, nc72808111. Unique identifier: ci37656959. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/05/17 / 2017-05-30 04:14:45 / May 30, 2017 @ 4:14 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.96 km (2 miles).

Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 57 km (35 miles) from Bakersfield (c. 347 500 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Oxnard (c. 197 900 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Oxnard Shores (c. 187 200 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Santa Clarita (c. 176 300 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Lancaster (c. 156 600 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Valencia (c. 148 500 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Santa Barbara, Acton, Agoura.

Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.

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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. 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 NNW of Frazier Park, CA.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.53 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -118.9654999° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 34.8656654° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 3.96 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 5km NNW of Frazier Park, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-05-30 04:14:45 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-05-30 04:19:03 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -480 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 1 The total number of felt reports
CDI 2 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 5.06 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 192 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,nc, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 98 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.09033 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.3 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 39 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 ci37656959 Id of event.
Event Code 37656959 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci37656959,nc72808111, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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