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Minor earthquake, 3.35 mag strikes near San Clemente Is. (SE tip) in CA

Earthquake location 32.5875S, -117.9223333WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.35 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 47 kilometers (29 miles) from San Clemente Is. (SE tip) in CA. Unique identifier: ci39225400. Ids that are associated to the event: ci39225400. Exact location, longitude -117.9223333° West, latitude 32.5875° North, depth = 28.95 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 28.95 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 10/12/19 / 2019-12-10 22:06:47 / December 10, 2019 @ 10:06 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.35-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:06:47 / 2:06 pm (local time epicenter).

Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 73 km (45 miles) from San Diego (c. 1 307 400 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Chula Vista (c. 243 900 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Encinitas (c. 59 500 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from National City (c. 58 600 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from La Jolla (c. 42 800 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Chula Vista, National City, Encinitas.

Each 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 two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourteen 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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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 47 km ESE of San Clemente Is. (SE tip), CA.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.35 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -117.9223333° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 32.5875° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 28.95 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 47km ESE of San Clemente Is. (SE tip), CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-12-10 22:06:47 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-12-11 15:27:49 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 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 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 173 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 33 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.5961 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 203 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 ci39225400 Id of event.
Event Code 39225400 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci39225400, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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