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Minor earthquake, 3 mag was detected near San Jacinto in CA

Earthquake location 33.8213348S, -116.9844971WA minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 5 kilometers (3 miles) from San Jacinto in CA on Saturday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/03/19 / 2019-03-23 22:11:46 / March 23, 2019 @ 10:11 pm. Exact location, longitude -116.9844971° West, latitude 33.8213348° North, depth = 10.15 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10.15 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:11:46 / 2:11 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ci38283439. Event ids that are associated: ci38283439.

Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Oceanside, Escondido, La Verne (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 41 km (25 miles) from Riverside (c. 303 900 pop), 43 km (26 miles) from San Bernardino (c. 209 900 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Fontana (c. 196 100 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Moreno Valley (c. 193 400 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Oceanside (c. 167 100 pop).

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 seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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 San Jacinto, CA.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -116.9844971° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 33.8213348° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10.15 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 5km NNW of San Jacinto, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-03-23 22:11:46 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-03-23 22:20:28 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 4.3 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 3.56 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 145 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 96 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.01918 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.2 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 27 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 ci38283439 Id of event.
Event Code 38283439 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci38283439, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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