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Minor earthquake 3.99 mag, 1 km ENE of El Centro, CA

Earthquake location 32.7923317S, -115.5483322WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.99 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 1 kilometers (1 miles) from El Centro in CA. The temblor was detected at 18:13:52 / 6:13 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 18.87 km (12 miles). Id of earthquake: ci38238746. Event ids that are associated: ci38238746. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/11/19 / 2019-11-12 02:13:52 / November 12, 2019 @ 2:13 am. Exact location of earthquake, -115.5483322° West, 32.7923317° North, depth 18.87 km.

Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Yuma, Estación Coahuila, Ciudad Coahuila (Kilómetro Cincuenta y Siete) (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 20 km (13 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from San Luis Río Colorado (c. 139 300 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Yuma (c. 93 100 pop), 1 km (1 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 13 km (8 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from San Luis (c. 25 500 pop).

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

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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: 1 km ENE of El Centro, CA.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.99 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -115.5483322° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 32.7923317° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 18.87 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 1km ENE of El Centro, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-11-12 02:13:52 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-11-12 02:18:43 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 4.1 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 6.46 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 reviewed 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 245 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 86 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.05654 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.32 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 46 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 ci38238746 Id of event.
Event Code 38238746 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci38238746, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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