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Minor earthquake, 3.02 mag strikes near Olancha in CA

Earthquake location 36.4378319S, -117.9666672WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.02 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 18 km N of Olancha, CA (11 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 3.01 km (2 miles). Id of earthquake: ci39496504. Event ids that are associated: ci39496504. The temblor was detected at 13:58:38 / 1:58 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 25/06/20 / 2020-06-25 13:58:38 / June 25, 2020 @ 1:58 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -117.9666672 West, latitude 36.4378319 North, depth = 3.01 km.

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

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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: 18 km N of Olancha, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.02 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -117.9666672° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 36.4378319° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 3.01 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 18km N of Olancha, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-06-25 13:58:38 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-06-25 14:00:47 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 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 140 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 39 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.09154 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.21 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 64 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 ci39496504 Id of event.
Event Code 39496504 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci39496504, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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