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Minor earthquake, 3.42 mag was detected near Milpitas in CA

Earthquake location 37.4906654S, -121.8239975WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.42 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Milpitas in CA. Exact time and date of earthquake 27/09/20 / 2020-09-27 22:54:06 / September 27, 2020 @ 10:54 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -121.8239975 West, latitude 37.4906654 North, depth = 4.83 km. The temblor was detected at 22:54:06 / 10:54 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 4.83 km (3 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73463646. Id of event: nc73463646.

Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Riverbank, Kentfield, San Rafael. Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 18 km (11 miles) from San Jose (c. 945 900 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from San Francisco (c. 805 200 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Oakland (c. 390 700 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Stockton (c. 291 700 pop), 16 km (10 miles) from Fremont (c. 214 100 pop).

Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.

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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 10 km NE of Milpitas, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.42 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -121.8239975° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 37.4906654° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 4.83 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 10km NE of Milpitas, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-09-27 22:54:06 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-09-27 22:57:59 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 11 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.1 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 183 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 78 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.04231 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.1 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 28 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 nc73463646 Id of event.
Event Code 73463646 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,nc73463646, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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