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Minor earthquake, 3.13 mag was detected near Carpinteria in CA

Earthquake location 34.328167S, -119.4974976WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.13 (ml/mb) was reported 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Carpinteria in CA on Tuesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37748096, nc72728665. Id of event: ci37748096. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0.61 km (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/11/16 / 2016-11-23 07:58:35 / November 23, 2016 @ 7:58 am. The temblor was reported at 23:58:35 / 11:58 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -119.4974976 West, latitude 34.328167 North, depth = 0.61 km.

Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was West Hills, Agoura, Malibu. Epicenter of the earthquake was 33 km (20 miles) from Oxnard (c. 197 900 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Oxnard Shores (c. 187 200 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Thousand Oaks (c. 126 700 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Simi Valley (c. 124 200 pop), 20 km (12 miles) from Ventura (c. 96 800 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).

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

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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. 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: 8 km SSE of Carpinteria, CA.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.13 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -119.4974976° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 34.328167° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 0.61 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 8km SSE of Carpinteria, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2016-11-23 07:58:35 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2016-11-23 08:15:02 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -480 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 35 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.8 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 3.35 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 164 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,nc, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 82 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.07252 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.31 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 36 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 ci37748096 Id of event.
Event Code 37748096 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci37748096,nc72728665, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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