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Minor earthquake, 3.55 mag has occurred near Bombay Beach in CA

Earthquake location 33.2314987S, -115.6983337WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.55 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Bombay Beach in CA. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.83 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ci39340599. Event ids that are associated: ci39340599. The 3.55-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:19:58 / 11:19 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -115.6983337 West, latitude 33.2314987 North, depth = 6.83 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/08/20 / 2020-08-11 11:19:58 / August 11, 2020 @ 11:19 am.

Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Palm Desert, Puebla, Bermuda Dunes (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 71 km (44 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Indio (c. 76 000 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Palm Desert (c. 48 400 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Coachella (c. 40 700 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop). Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).

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. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.

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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 14 km SSE of Bombay Beach, CA.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.55 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -115.6983337° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 33.2314987° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 6.83 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 14km SSE of Bombay Beach, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-08-11 11:19:58 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-08-11 11:25:02 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 194 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 105 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.07976 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.3 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 39 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mw The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID ci39340599 Id of event.
Event Code 39340599 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci39340599, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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