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Minor earthquake, 3.3 mag strikes near Norwalk in CA

Earthquake location 33.899334S, -118.0786667WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Norwalk in CA. All ids that are associated to the event: ci38474368. Unique identifier: ci38474368. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10.85 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/02/19 / 2019-02-26 09:51:34 / February 26, 2019 @ 9:51 am UTC/GMT. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:51:34 / 1:51 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10.85 km, -118.0786667° West, 33.899334° North.

Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 23 km (14 miles) from Los Angeles (c. 3 792 600 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Long Beach (c. 462 300 pop), 17 km (10 miles) from Anaheim (c. 336 300 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Santa Ana (c. 324 500 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Riverside (c. 303 900 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Wildomar, Perris, Moreno Valley (min 5000 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 1 km SSE of Norwalk, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -118.0786667° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 33.899334° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10.85 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 1km SSE of Norwalk, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-02-26 09:51:34 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-02-26 09:59:40 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -480 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 105 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.5 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 4.75 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 204 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 144 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.05304 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.28 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 33 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 ci38474368 Id of event.
Event Code 38474368 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci38474368, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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