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Minor earthquake, 2.9 mag has occurred near Campo in California

Earthquake location 32.3103333S, -116.251503WA minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 39 kilometers (24 miles) from Campo in California. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/06/16 / 2016-06-14 05:44:40 / June 14, 2016 @ 5:44 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of -0.83 km (-1 miles). The temblor was picked up at 22:44:40 / 10:44 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth -0.83 km, -116.251503° West, 32.3103333° North. Id of earthquake: ci37386271. Event ids that are associated: ci37386271.

Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Alpine, Benito García (El Zorrillo), Pórticos de San Antonio (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 74 km (46 miles) from Tijuana (c. 1 376 500 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Ensenada (c. 256 600 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Rosarito (c. 66 000 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Tecate (c. 58 300 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Pórticos de San Antonio (c. 34 200 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 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 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.

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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 39 km SSE of Campo, California.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.9 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -116.251503° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 32.3103333° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth -0.83 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 39km SSE of Campo, California Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2016-06-14 05:44:40 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2016-06-14 05:47:11 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -420 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 0 The total number of felt reports
CDI 1 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 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 46 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.307 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.26 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 189 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 ci37386271 Id of event.
Event Code 37386271 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci37386271, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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