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Minor earthquake, 3.23 mag has occurred near Bodfish in CA

Earthquake location 35.5011673S, -118.4018326WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.23 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Bodfish in CA. The epicenter was at a depth of 2.13 km (1 miles). Exact location, longitude -118.4018326° West, latitude 35.5011673° North, depth = 2.13 km. Unique identifier: ci39441087. Ids that are associated to the event: ci39441087. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/10/20 / 2020-10-22 06:10:14 / October 22, 2020 @ 6:10 am. The temblor was detected at 06:10:14 / 6:10 am (local time epicenter).

The epicenter was 58 km (36 miles) from Bakersfield (c. 347 500 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Oildale (c. 32 700 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 51 km (31 miles) from Arvin (c. 19 300 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Rosamond (c. 18 200 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Shafter, McFarland, Rosamond.

Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 four and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.

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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 13 km SE of Bodfish, CA.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.23 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -118.4018326° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 35.5011673° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 2.13 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 13km SE of Bodfish, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-10-22 06:10:14 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-10-22 06:12:39 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 161 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 79 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.1717 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 31 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 ci39441087 Id of event.
Event Code 39441087 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci39441087, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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