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Minor earthquake 3.46 mag, 22 km ESE of Bodfish, CA

Earthquake location 35.4915009S, -118.2853317WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.46 (ml/mb) was reported 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Bodfish in CA on Sunday. Id of earthquake: ci39505103. Event ids that are associated: ci39505103. Exact location, longitude -118.2853317° West, latitude 35.4915009° North, depth = 0.11 km. The temblor was picked up at 04:05:37 / 4:05 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0.11 km (0 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/12/20 / 2020-12-27 04:05:37 / December 27, 2020 @ 4:05 am.

Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Rosedale, Greenacres, Rosamond (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 68 km (42 miles) from Bakersfield (c. 347 500 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Oildale (c. 32 700 pop), 57 km (36 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Arvin (c. 19 300 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Rosamond (c. 18 200 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 22 km ESE of Bodfish, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.46 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -118.2853317° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 35.4915009° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 0.11 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 22km ESE 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 2020-12-27 04:05:37 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-12-27 04:11:09 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 1 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.8 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 4.363 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 reviewed 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 185 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 83 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.2067 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.17 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 26 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mlr The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID ci39505103 Id of event.
Event Code 39505103 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci39505103, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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