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Minor earthquake 3.32 mag, 10 km N of Coalinga, CA

Earthquake location 36.2331657S, -120.3698349WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.32 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Coalinga in CA. Event id: nc72961611. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72961611. Exact location of event, longitude -120.3698349 West, latitude 36.2331657 North, depth = 13.72 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 13.72 km (9 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 31/01/18 / 2018-01-31 03:34:32 / January 31, 2018 @ 3:34 am. The 3.32-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:34:32 / 7:34 pm (local time epicenter).

Epicenter of the event was 78 km (49 miles) from Fresno (c. 494 700 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Hanford (c. 54 000 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Paso Robles (c. 27 200 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Corcoran (c. 24 800 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Lemoore (c. 24 500 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Templeton, Kingsburg, Greenfield (min 5000 pop).

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

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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 10 km N of Coalinga, CA.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.32 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -120.3698349° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 36.2331657° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 13.72 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 10km N of Coalinga, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2018-01-31 03:34:32 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-01-31 03:39:30 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -480 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 1 The total number of felt reports
CDI 2 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 170 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network nc The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,nc, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 71 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.1024 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.11 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 52 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 nc72961611 Id of event.
Event Code 72961611 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,nc72961611, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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