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Minor earthquake 2.9 mag, Nevada

Earthquake location 37.5167S, -117.4395WA minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, Nevada (0 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 15.9 km (10 miles). Id of earthquake: nn00755652. Event ids that are associated: nn00755652. Exact location of event, depth 15.9 km, -117.4395° West, 37.5167° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/07/20 / 2020-07-01 22:48:50 / July 1, 2020 @ 10:48 pm. The temblor was picked up at 22:48:50 / 10:48 pm (local time epicenter).

In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days fifty-eight and in the last 365 days four hundred and fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.9 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -117.4395° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 37.5167° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 15.9 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place Nevada Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-07-01 22:48:50 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-07-01 22:58:55 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 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 129 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network nn The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,nn, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 34 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.274 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.1 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 44.93 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 nn00755652 Id of event.
Event Code 00755652 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,nn00755652, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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