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Minor earthquake: M3.03 quake has struck near San Pedro in CA

Earthquake location 33.5486679S, -118.3028336WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.03 (ml/mb) was reported 21 kilometers (13 miles) from San Pedro in CA on Friday. The temblor was reported at 16:20:58 / 4:20 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 6.17 km (4 miles). Id of earthquake: ci39220296. Event ids that are associated: ci39220296. Exact location, longitude -118.3028336° West, latitude 33.5486679° North, depth = 6.17 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/12/19 / 2019-12-07 00:20:58 / December 7, 2019 @ 12:20 am UTC/GMT.

Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 56 km (35 miles) from Los Angeles (c. 3 792 600 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Long Beach (c. 462 300 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Anaheim (c. 336 300 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Santa Ana (c. 324 500 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Irvine (c. 212 400 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was La Verne, West Hills, Northridge.

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

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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: 21 km S of San Pedro, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.03 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -118.3028336° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 33.5486679° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 6.17 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 21km S of San Pedro, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-12-07 00:20:58 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-12-07 00:27:58 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 2.2 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 2.48 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 141 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 103 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.1637 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 99 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 ci39220296 Id of event.
Event Code 39220296 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci39220296, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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