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Minor earthquake 2.89 mag, 10 km NNE of Phelan, CA

Earthquake location 34.5071667S, -117.5223333WA minor earthquake with magnitude 2.89 (ml/mb) was reported 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Phelan in CA on Wednesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/10/19 / 2019-10-02 13:25:31 / October 2, 2019 @ 1:25 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 9.06 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 05:25:31 / 5:25 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39105928. Id of event: ci39105928. Exact location of event, longitude -117.5223333 West, latitude 34.5071667 North, depth = 9.06 km.

Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Montebello, Whittier, La Habra (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 63 km (39 miles) from Riverside (c. 303 900 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from San Bernardino (c. 209 900 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Fontana (c. 196 100 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Moreno Valley (c. 193 400 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Rancho Cucamonga (c. 165 300 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).

Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.

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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 10 km NNE of Phelan, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.89 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -117.5223333° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 34.5071667° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 9.06 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 10km NNE of Phelan, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-10-02 13:25:31 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-10-02 13:30:05 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 4.3 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 129 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 89 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.08482 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.22 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 30 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 ci39105928 Id of event.
Event Code 39105928 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci39105928, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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