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Minor earthquake: M3.29 quake has struck near Isla Vista in CA

Earthquake location 34.4093323S, -120.0123367WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.29 (ml/mb) was reported 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Isla Vista in CA on Tuesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/11/20 / 2020-11-10 16:15:13 / November 10, 2020 @ 4:15 pm. The 3.29-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:15:13 / 4:15 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -120.0123367° West, latitude 34.4093323° North, depth = 1.63 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 1.63 km (1 miles). Id of earthquake: ci39461591. Event ids that are associated: ci39461591.

Epicenter of the earthquake was 80 km (50 miles) from Oxnard (c. 197 900 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Oxnard Shores (c. 187 200 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Santa Maria (c. 99 600 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Ventura (c. 96 800 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Santa Barbara (c. 88 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Guadalupe, Port Hueneme, El Rio (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.

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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 14 km W of Isla Vista, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.29 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -120.0123367° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 34.4093323° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 1.63 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 14km W of Isla Vista, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-11-10 16:15:13 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-11-10 16:18:42 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 4 The total number of felt reports
CDI 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 168 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 48 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.1214 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.31 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 79 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 ci39461591 Id of event.
Event Code 39461591 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci39461591, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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