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Minor earthquake, 3.43 mag was detected near Borrego Springs in CA

Earthquake location 33.3156662S, -116.4185028WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.43 (ml/mb) was reported 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Borrego Springs in CA on Sunday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.11 km (4 miles). Global time and date of event 29/04/19 / 2019-04-29 00:13:14 / April 29, 2019 @ 12:13 am UTC/GMT. The 3.43-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:13:14 / 4:13 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ci38337167. Ids that are associated to the event: ci38337167. Exact location of event, longitude -116.4185028 West, latitude 33.3156662 North, depth = 7.11 km.

Epicenter of the event was 66 km (41 miles) from Escondido (c. 143 900 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Murrieta (c. 103 500 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Temecula (c. 100 100 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from El Cajon (c. 99 500 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Vista (c. 93 800 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Spring Valley, Camp Pendleton North, La Mesa (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).

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

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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 8 km NNW of Borrego Springs, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.43 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -116.4185028° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 33.3156662° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 7.11 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 8km NNW of Borrego Springs, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-04-29 00:13:14 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-04-29 00:15:27 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 181 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 111 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.04735 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.23 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 20 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 ci38337167 Id of event.
Event Code 38337167 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci38337167, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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