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Minor earthquake, 2.82 mag was detected near Hayfork in CA

Earthquake location 40.1958351S, -123.1125031WA minor earthquake magnitude 2.82 (ml/mb) strikes 40 kilometers (25 miles) from Hayfork in CA on Thursday. Exact location of event, depth 38.16 km, -123.1125031° West, 40.1958351° North. The temblor was reported at 00:10:09 / 12:10 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: nc73316461. Event ids that are associated: nc73316461. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 38.16 km (24 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/12/19 / 2019-12-19 08:10:09 / December 19, 2019 @ 8:10 am.

Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 75 km (47 miles) from Redding (c. 89 900 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Red Bluff (c. 14 100 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Anderson (c. 9 900 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Redding, Red Bluff, Anderson (min 5000 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 40 km S of Hayfork, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.82 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -123.1125031° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 40.1958351° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 38.16 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 40km S of Hayfork, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-12-19 08:10:09 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-12-19 08:13:56 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 122 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 41 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.249 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.15 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 47 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 nc73316461 Id of event.
Event Code 73316461 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,nc73316461, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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