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Light earthquake: M4.01 quake has struck near Port Hueneme in CA

Earthquake location 33.9256668S, -119.2278366WA light earthquake magnitude 4.01 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Port Hueneme in CA. A tsunami warning has been issued near Port Hueneme in CA (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 02/01/20 / 2020-01-02 10:13:00 / January 2, 2020 @ 10:13 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.03 km (6 miles). Event id: ci39020663. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00q3h5pn, ci39020663. The temblor was reported at 02:13:00 / 2:13 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -119.2278366° West, 33.9256668° North, depth 10.03 km.

Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 31 km (19 miles) from Oxnard (c. 197 900 pop), 30 km (18 miles) from Oxnard Shores (c. 187 200 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Santa Clarita (c. 176 300 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Hollywood (c. 167 700 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Valencia (c. 148 500 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Torrance (c. 145 400 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Willowbrook, Burbank, San Pedro (min 5000 pop).

Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light 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 sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.

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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 25 km S of Port Hueneme, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.01 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -119.2278366° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 33.9256668° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10.03 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 25km S of Port Hueneme, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-01-02 10:13:00 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-01-02 10:19:09 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 1 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 247 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 ,at,ci, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 122 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.2548 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.31 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 127 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mw The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID ci39020663 Id of event.
Event Code 39020663 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,at00q3h5pn,ci39020663, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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