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Minor earthquake, 3.6 mag has occurred near Hayfork in California



Earthquake location 40.6279984S, -123.2949982WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Hayfork in California. Exact location of earthquake, -123.2949982° West, 40.6279984° North, depth 29.89 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/07/17 / 2017-07-10 01:44:12 / July 10, 2017 @ 1:44 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 29.89 km (19 miles). Event id: nc72832766. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72832766. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:44:12 / 5:44 pm (local time epicenter).

Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 76 km (47 miles) from Redding (c. 89 900 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Eureka (c. 27 200 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Arcata (c. 17 200 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Bayside (c. 17 100 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from McKinleyville (c. 15 200 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Fortuna (c. 11 900 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Shasta Lake, Redding, McKinleyville.

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 one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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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: 12 km NW of Hayfork, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.6 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -123.2949982° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 40.6279984° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 29.89 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 12km NW of Hayfork, California Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-07-10 01:44:12 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-07-10 01:53:02 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -480 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 1 The total number of felt reports
CDI 2.2 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 1 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 200 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 51 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.2592 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 31 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 nc72832766 Id of event.
Event Code 72832766 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,nc72832766, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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