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Minor earthquake, 2.99 mag was detected near Anza in CA

Earthquake location 33.4824982S, -116.4836655WA minor earthquake magnitude 2.99 (ml/mb) strikes 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Anza in CA on Friday. The temblor was reported at 17:55:35 / 5:55 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/04/20 / 2020-04-04 01:55:35 / April 4, 2020 @ 1:55 am. Id of earthquake: ci39126103. Event ids that are associated: ci39126103. Exact location of event, longitude -116.4836655 West, latitude 33.4824982 North, depth = 8.61 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.61 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.

Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Calimesa, Poway, Vista (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 69 km (43 miles) from Escondido (c. 143 900 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Murrieta (c. 103 500 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Temecula (c. 100 100 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Vista (c. 93 800 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from San Marcos (c. 83 800 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).

Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 19 km ESE of Anza, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.99 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -116.4836655° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 33.4824982° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 8.61 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 19km ESE of Anza, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-04-04 01:55:35 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-04-04 01:57:47 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 138 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 77 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.08853 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 33 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 ci39126103 Id of event.
Event Code 39126103 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci39126103, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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