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Minor earthquake: M3.32 quake has struck near Kettleman City in CA

Earthquake location 35.9713326S, -119.9261703WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.32 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Kettleman City in CA. Exact location of earthquake, -119.9261703° West, 35.9713326° North, depth 7.63 km. The 3.32-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:11:55 / 11:11 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.63 km (5 miles). Event id: nc73306866. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73306866. Global time and date of event 21/11/19 / 2019-11-21 07:11:55 / November 21, 2019 @ 7:11 am UTC/GMT.

Epicenter of the event was 70 km (43 miles) from Visalia (c. 124 400 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Tulare (c. 59 300 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Hanford (c. 54 000 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Delano (c. 53 000 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Paso Robles (c. 27 200 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Reedley, Dinuba, Parlier. Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).

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

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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 5 km SE of Kettleman City, CA.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.32 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -119.9261703° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 35.9713326° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 7.63 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 5km SE of Kettleman City, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-11-21 07:11:55 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-11-21 07:16:20 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 170 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, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 92 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.2889 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.22 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 36 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 nc73306866 Id of event.
Event Code 73306866 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,nc73306866, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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