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Minor earthquake, 2.92 mag strikes near Anza in CA

Earthquake location 33.5024986S, -116.5WA minor earthquake magnitude 2.92 (ml/mb) strikes 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Anza in CA on Friday. Global time and date of event 04/04/20 / 2020-04-04 01:55:32 / April 4, 2020 @ 1:55 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -116.5° West, 33.5024986° North, depth 9.56 km. The 2.92-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:55:32 / 5:55 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ci39126095. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39126095. The epicenter was at a depth of 9.56 km (6 miles).

Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 69 km (43 miles) from Escondido (c. 143 900 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Murrieta (c. 103 500 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Temecula (c. 100 100 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Vista (c. 93 800 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from San Marcos (c. 83 800 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Lake Elsinore, Camp Pendleton North, Alpine.

Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.

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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 17 km ESE of Anza, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.92 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -116.5° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 33.5024986° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 9.56 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 17km ESE of Anza, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-04-04 01:55:32 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-04-04 01:57:42 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 131 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 40 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.06066 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 59 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 ci39126095 Id of event.
Event Code 39126095 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci39126095, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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