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Minor earthquake, 3.02 mag strikes near Inyokern in CA

Earthquake location 35.7791672S, -117.73983WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.02 (ml/mb) was reported 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Inyokern in CA on Wednesday. Id of earthquake: ci38525479. Event ids that are associated: ci38525479. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/07/19 / 2019-07-11 00:42:52 / July 11, 2019 @ 12:42 am. Exact location of event, depth 1.5 km, -117.73983° West, 35.7791672° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.5 km (1 miles). The temblor was reported at 16:42:52 / 4:42 pm (local time epicenter).

Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was California City, Alta Sierra, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 19 km (11 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from California City (c. 14 100 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).

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

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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 16 km NNE of Inyokern, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.02 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -117.73983° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 35.7791672° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 1.5 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 16km NNE of Inyokern, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-07-11 00:42:52 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-07-11 00:45:13 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -480 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 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 140 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 22 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.03571 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.35 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 70 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 ci38525479 Id of event.
Event Code 38525479 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci38525479, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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