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Minor earthquake, 3.6 mag was detected near Redwood Valley in CA

Earthquake location 39.2606659S, -123.2200012WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Redwood Valley in CA on Tuesday. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:21:32 / 10:21 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -123.2200012° West, 39.2606659° North, depth 5.91 km. Global time and date of event 03/03/20 / 2020-03-03 18:21:32 / March 3, 2020 @ 6:21 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: nc73349450. Unique identifier: nc73349450. The epicenter was at a depth of 5.91 km (4 miles).

Epicenter of the earthquake was 12 km (8 miles) from Ukiah (c. 16 100 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Clearlake (c. 15 300 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Healdsburg (c. 11 300 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from Cloverdale (c. 8 600 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Fort Bragg (c. 7 300 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Hidden Valley Lake (c. 5 600 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Healdsburg, Hidden Valley Lake, Clearlake. Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).

Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.

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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. 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: 1 km WSW of Redwood Valley, CA.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.6 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -123.2200012° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 39.2606659° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 5.91 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 1km WSW of Redwood Valley, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-03-03 18:21:32 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-03-03 18:26:03 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 3.8 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 4.36 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 200 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 21 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.04739 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.06 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 74 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 nc73349450 Id of event.
Event Code 73349450 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,nc73349450, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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