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Minor earthquake, 3.57 mag has occurred near Lone Pine in CA

Earthquake location 36.4453316S, -117.9613342WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.57 (ml/mb) was reported 18 km SSE of Lone Pine, CA (11 miles) on Friday. Exact location of event, depth 6.34 km, -117.9613342° West, 36.4453316° North. Event id: ci38605954. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38605954, us6000b382. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.34 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.57-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:05:13 / 7:05 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/07/20 / 2020-07-24 07:05:13 / July 24, 2020 @ 7:05 am.

In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days twenty-six and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 18 km SSE of Lone Pine, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.57 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -117.9613342° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 36.4453316° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 6.34 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 18km SSE of Lone Pine, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-07-24 07:05:13 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-07-24 07:12:55 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 6.14 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 196 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,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 50 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.09597 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.22 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 65 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mlr The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID ci38605954 Id of event.
Event Code 38605954 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci38605954,us6000b382, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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