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Minor earthquake 3.5 mag, 47 km SSE of Mesquite, Nevada

Earthquake location 36.4251S, -113.8236WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 47 kilometers (29 miles) from Mesquite in Nevada on Saturday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/06/19 / 2019-06-29 09:07:46 / June 29, 2019 @ 9:07 am. The temblor was detected at 02:07:46 / 2:07 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 9.45 km, -113.8236° West, 36.4251° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 9.45 km (6 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000478b. Unique identifier: us7000478b.

The epicenter was 78 km (49 miles) from Saint George (c. 72 900 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Washington (c. 18 800 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Mesquite (c. 15 300 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Moapa Valley (c. 6 900 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Ivins (c. 6 800 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Santa Clara (c. 6 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ivins, Washington, Santa Clara (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).

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

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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 47 km SSE of Mesquite, Nevada.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.5 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -113.8236° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 36.4251° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 9.45 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 47km SSE of Mesquite, Nevada Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-06-29 09:07:46 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-06-29 09:24:35 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -420 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 3.366 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 188 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.748 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.99 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 24 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mwr The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us7000478b Id of event.
Event Code 7000478b An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us7000478b, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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