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Minor earthquake: M2.84 quake has struck near Boonville in CA

Earthquake location 38.9355011S, -123.2023315WA minor earthquake with magnitude 2.84 (ml/mb) was reported 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Boonville in CA on Friday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/06/19 / 2019-06-14 22:43:37 / June 14, 2019 @ 10:43 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -123.2023315 West, latitude 38.9355011 North, depth = 1.63 km. The 2.84-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:43:37 / 2:43 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.63 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: nc73197726. Unique identifier: nc73197726.

Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 69 km (43 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 167 800 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Windsor (c. 26 800 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Ukiah (c. 16 100 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Clearlake (c. 15 300 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Healdsburg (c. 11 300 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Fort Bragg, Roseland, Santa Rosa (min 5000 pop).

Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.

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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. 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: 16 km ESE of Boonville, CA.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.84 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -123.2023315° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 38.9355011° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 1.63 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 16km ESE of Boonville, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-06-14 22:43:37 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-06-14 22:48:02 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -480 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 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 124 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 17 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.009125 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.13 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 73 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type md The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID nc73197726 Id of event.
Event Code 73197726 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,nc73197726, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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