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Minor earthquake, 3.06 mag was detected near Trona in CA

Earthquake location 35.547S, -117.3771667WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.06 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 24 kilometers (15 miles) from Trona in CA. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/07/19 / 2019-07-12 07:56:02 / July 12, 2019 @ 7:56 am. The 3.06-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:56:02 / 11:56 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.3771667 West, latitude 35.547 North, depth = 4.07 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.07 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ci38544311. Event ids that are associated: ci38544311.

Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was California City, Fort Irwin, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 28 km (17 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from California City (c. 14 100 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Fort Irwin (c. 8 800 pop).

Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-three, in the last 10 days six hundred and eighty-four, in the past 30 days six hundred and eighty-six and in the last 365 days seven hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.

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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 24 km S of Trona, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.06 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -117.3771667° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 35.547° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 4.07 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 24km S of Trona, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-07-12 07:56:02 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-07-12 07:59:53 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 144 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 35 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.0243 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.18 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 57 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 ci38544311 Id of event.
Event Code 38544311 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci38544311, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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