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Light earthquake, 4.46 mag was detected near Little Lake in CA

Earthquake location 35.8831673S, -117.7236633WA light earthquake magnitude 4.46 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Little Lake in CA. Exact location, longitude -117.7236633° West, latitude 35.8831673° North, depth = 2.9 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 2.9 km (2 miles). The 4.46-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:29:20 / 1:29 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: ci38460975. Ids that are associated to the event: ci38460975, us70004c9j. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/07/19 / 2019-07-06 09:29:20 / July 6, 2019 @ 9:29 am.

Event epicenter was 29 km (18 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from California City (c. 14 100 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was California City, Alta Sierra, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).

In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and seventy-four, in the last 10 days four hundred and seventy-three, in the past 30 days four hundred and seventy-four and in the last 365 days four hundred and ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 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 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: 18 km ESE of Little Lake, CA.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.46 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -117.7236633° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 35.8831673° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 2.9 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 18km ESE of Little Lake, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-07-06 09:29:20 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-07-07 01:36:33 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 1 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 6.68 The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level green 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 306 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,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 42 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.1917 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 42 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mlr The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID ci38460975 Id of event.
Event Code 38460975 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci38460975,us70004c9j, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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