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Minor earthquake, 3.54 mag was detected near Coso Junction in CA

Earthquake location 36.0893326S, -117.8601685WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.54 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Coso Junction in CA. Global time and date of event 24/09/19 / 2019-09-24 16:08:13 / September 24, 2019 @ 4:08 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 4.91 km (3 miles). Event id: ci38855983. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38855983. The temblor was picked up at 08:08:13 / 8:08 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -117.8601685 West, latitude 36.0893326 North, depth = 4.91 km.

Event epicenter was 55 km (34 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Alta Sierra, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop).

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

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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 9 km ENE of Coso Junction, CA.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.54 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -117.8601685° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 36.0893326° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 4.91 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 9km ENE 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 2019-09-24 16:08:13 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-09-24 16:10:31 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 193 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 0.02851 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.19 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 124 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 ci38855983 Id of event.
Event Code 38855983 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci38855983, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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