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Minor earthquake, 3.1 mag was detected near Mountain House in CA

Earthquake location 37.8050003S, -121.5800018WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Mountain House in CA on Tuesday. Global time and date of event 11/06/19 / 2019-06-11 20:58:38 / June 11, 2019 @ 8:58 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: nc73196146. Event ids that are associated: nc73196146. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.66 km (2 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -121.5800018 West, latitude 37.8050003 North, depth = 2.66 km. The temblor was picked up at 12:58:38 / 12:58 pm (local time epicenter).

Epicenter of the event was 59 km (37 miles) from San Jose (c. 945 900 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from San Francisco (c. 805 200 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Oakland (c. 390 700 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Stockton (c. 291 700 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Fremont (c. 214 100 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was San Martin, Sausalito, Gustine.

Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-two 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.

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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: 4 km NW of Mountain House, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.1 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -121.5800018° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 37.8050003° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 2.66 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 4km NW of Mountain House, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-06-11 20:58:38 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-06-11 21:04:02 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 2.7 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 148 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 56 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.0502 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.17 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 172 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 nc73196146 Id of event.
Event Code 73196146 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,nc73196146, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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