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Minor earthquake: M3.26 quake has struck near Yorba Linda in CA

Earthquake location 33.9173317S, -117.7949982WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.26 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Yorba Linda in CA. Id of earthquake: ci38422336. Event ids that are associated: ci38422336. Exact location of event, longitude -117.7949982 West, latitude 33.9173317 North, depth = 15.19 km. Global time and date of event 11/01/19 / 2019-01-11 21:19:05 / January 11, 2019 @ 9:19 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 13:19:05 / 1:19 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 15.19 km (9 miles).

Epicenter of the event was 44 km (27 miles) from Los Angeles (c. 3 792 600 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Long Beach (c. 462 300 pop), 14 km (9 miles) from Anaheim (c. 336 300 pop), 20 km (13 miles) from Santa Ana (c. 324 500 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Riverside (c. 303 900 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Adelanto, East Hemet, Camp Pendleton North (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).

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 four and in the last 365 days sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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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 information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 4 km NNE of Yorba Linda, CA.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.26 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -117.7949982° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 33.9173317° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 15.19 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 4km NNE of Yorba Linda, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-01-11 21:19:05 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-01-11 21:29:37 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -480 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 16 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.1 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 3.7 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 168 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 100 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.01264 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.21 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 ci38422336 Id of event.
Event Code 38422336 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci38422336, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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