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Minor earthquake 2.96 mag, 3 km NNW of Glen Avon, CA

Earthquake location 34.0338326S, -117.5013351WA minor earthquake magnitude 2.96 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Glen Avon in CA. Exact location, longitude -117.5013351° West, latitude 34.0338326° North, depth = 2.84 km. Unique identifier: ci38641224. Ids that are associated to the event: ci38641224. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/06/19 / 2019-06-14 02:16:07 / June 14, 2019 @ 2:16 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 2.84 km (2 miles). The temblor was detected at 18:16:07 / 6:16 pm (local time epicenter).

Event epicenter was 68 km (43 miles) from Los Angeles (c. 3 792 600 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Long Beach (c. 462 300 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Anaheim (c. 336 300 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Santa Ana (c. 324 500 pop), 13 km (8 miles) from Riverside (c. 303 900 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Alondra Park, View Park-Windsor Hills, West Carson.

Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 3 km NNW of Glen Avon, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.96 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -117.5013351° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 34.0338326° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 2.84 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 3km NNW of Glen Avon, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-06-14 02:16:07 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-06-14 02:23:57 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -480 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 50 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.3 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 4.87 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 151 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 126 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.05274 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.23 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 12 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 ci38641224 Id of event.
Event Code 38641224 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci38641224, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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