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Minor earthquake 2.82 mag, 7 km NNE of Lake View Terrace, CA

Earthquake location 34.3289986S, -118.336998WA minor earthquake with magnitude 2.82 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Lake View Terrace in CA. The temblor was reported at 08:39:49 / 8:39 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.93 km (4 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ci37749536. Unique identifier: ci37749536. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/11/16 / 2016-11-25 16:39:49 / November 25, 2016 @ 4:39 pm. Exact location, longitude -118.336998° West, latitude 34.3289986° North, depth = 5.93 km.

Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 32 km (20 miles) from Los Angeles (c. 3 792 600 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Long Beach (c. 462 300 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Anaheim (c. 336 300 pop), 20 km (12 miles) from North Glendale (c. 203 200 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Glendale (c. 191 700 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was El Rio, Orange, Villa Park (min 5000 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.

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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 7 km NNE of Lake View Terrace, CA.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.82 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -118.336998° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 34.3289986° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 5.93 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 7km NNE of Lake View Terrace, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2016-11-25 16:39:49 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2016-11-25 16:42:00 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -480 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 122 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 117 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.07533 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.2 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 16 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 ci37749536 Id of event.
Event Code 37749536 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci37749536, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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