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Minor earthquake 3.56 mag, 8 km ESE of Lucerne Valley, CA

Earthquake location 34.4078331S, -116.8921661WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.56 (ml/mb) strikes 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Lucerne Valley in CA on Tuesday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of -0.45 km (-0 miles). Id of earthquake: ci38211175. Event ids that are associated: ci38211175. Global time and date of event 30/01/19 / 2019-01-30 02:40:12 / January 30, 2019 @ 2:40 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 18:40:12 / 6:40 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -116.8921661 West, latitude 34.4078331 North, depth = -0.45 km.

Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Claremont, Twentynine Palms, Home Gardens. The epicenter was 69 km (43 miles) from Riverside (c. 303 900 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from San Bernardino (c. 209 900 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Fontana (c. 196 100 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Moreno Valley (c. 193 400 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Rancho Cucamonga (c. 165 300 pop), 80 km (49 miles) from Ontario (c. 163 900 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).

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

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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 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 ESE of Lucerne Valley, CA.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.56 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -116.8921661° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 34.4078331° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth -0.45 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 8km ESE of Lucerne Valley, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-01-30 02:40:12 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-01-30 02:48:25 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -480 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 21 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.4 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 4.71 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 reviewed 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 202 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 119 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.07677 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.16 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 40 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 ci38211175 Id of event.
Event Code 38211175 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci38211175, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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