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Minor earthquake, 3.1 mag has occurred near Anza in CA

Earthquake location 33.4963341S, -116.5028305WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Anza in CA. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 12.56 km (8 miles). Global time and date of event 11/05/20 / 2020-05-11 16:40:54 / May 11, 2020 @ 4:40 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: ci38489754. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38489754. Exact location of earthquake, -116.5028305° West, 33.4963341° North, depth 12.56 km. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:40:54 / 8:40 am (local time epicenter).

The epicenter was 69 km (43 miles) from Escondido (c. 143 900 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Murrieta (c. 103 500 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Temecula (c. 100 100 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Vista (c. 93 800 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from San Marcos (c. 83 800 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Eucalyptus Hills, Lakeland Village, Lake Elsinore (min 5000 pop). 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.

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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 17 km ESE of Anza, CA.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.1 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -116.5028305° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 33.4963341° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 12.56 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 17km 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 2020-05-11 16:40:54 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-05-11 16:43:31 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 3.4 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 148 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 94 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.06539 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.18 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 38 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 ci38489754 Id of event.
Event Code 38489754 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci38489754, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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