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Minor earthquake, 3.27 mag strikes near Bodie in CA

Earthquake location 38.0586667S, -118.7193333WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.27 (ml/mb) strikes 31 kilometers (19 miles) from Bodie in CA on Saturday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 4.99 km (3 miles). Global time and date of event 11/04/20 / 2020-04-11 14:39:50 / April 11, 2020 @ 2:39 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.27-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:39:50 / 6:39 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -118.7193333 West, latitude 38.0586667 North, depth = 4.99 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00722149, nc73367275. Id of event: nc73367275.

The epicenter was 51 km (32 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Mammoth Lakes (min 5000 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-seven, in the last 10 days twenty-eight, in the past 30 days thirty and in the last 365 days sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 31 km ESE of Bodie, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.27 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -118.7193333° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 38.0586667° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 4.99 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 31km ESE of Bodie, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-04-11 14:39:50 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-04-15 14:40:17 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 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 165 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 ,nn,nc, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 27 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.2561 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 117 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type md The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID nc73367275 Id of event.
Event Code 73367275 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,nn00722149,nc73367275, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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