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Minor earthquake, 3.4 mag was detected near Klamath in CA

Earthquake location 41.5105019S, -124.0916672WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Klamath in CA. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73293130, uw61555977. Id of event: nc73293130. The temblor was reported at 14:10:49 / 2:10 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 35.9 km (22 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/10/19 / 2019-10-16 22:10:49 / October 16, 2019 @ 10:10 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -124.0916672° West, 41.5105019° North, depth 35.9 km.

Epicenter of the event was 79 km (49 miles) from Eureka (c. 27 200 pop), 72 km (44 miles) from Arcata (c. 17 200 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Bayside (c. 17 100 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from McKinleyville (c. 15 200 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Crescent City (c. 7 600 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Eureka, Bayside, Arcata (min 5000 pop).

Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.

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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 7 km WSW of Klamath, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -124.0916672° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 41.5105019° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 35.9 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 7km WSW of Klamath, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-10-16 22:10:49 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-10-16 22:18:26 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 2.7 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 3.08 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 178 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network nc The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,nc,uw, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 19 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.1385 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 163 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 nc73293130 Id of event.
Event Code 73293130 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,nc73293130,uw61555977, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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