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Minor earthquake 3.25 mag, 12 km NE of Coso Junction, CA

Earthquake location 36.1211662S, -117.8466644WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.25 (ml/mb) was reported 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Coso Junction in CA on Sunday. Unique identifier: ci39007152. Ids that are associated to the event: ci39007152. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.31 km (1 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -117.8466644 West, latitude 36.1211662 North, depth = 1.31 km. The 3.25-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:15:12 / 12:15 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/08/19 / 2019-08-25 08:15:12 / August 25, 2019 @ 8:15 am.

Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Alta Sierra, Ridgecrest. Event epicenter was 58 km (36 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days twenty-nine, in the past 30 days sixty-three and in the last 365 days nine hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.

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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: 12 km NE of Coso Junction, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.25 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -117.8466644° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 36.1211662° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 1.31 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 12km NE of Coso Junction, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-08-25 08:15:12 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-08-25 08:17:30 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 162 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 54 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.007539 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.17 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 50 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 ci39007152 Id of event.
Event Code 39007152 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci39007152, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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