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Minor earthquake 2.88 mag, 7 km ESE of Lone Pine, CA

Earthquake location 36.5566673S, -117.9990005WA minor earthquake magnitude 2.88 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 7 km ESE of Lone Pine, CA (4 miles). Global time and date of event 24/02/21 / 2021-02-24 12:00:03 / February 24, 2021 @ 12:00 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: ci39800312. Event ids that are associated: ci39800312. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.36 km (3 miles). The temblor was picked up at 12:00:03 / 12:00 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -117.9990005° West, latitude 36.5566673° North, depth = 4.36 km.

Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.

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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 7 km ESE of Lone Pine, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.88 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -117.9990005° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 36.5566673° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 4.36 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 7km ESE of Lone Pine, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2021-02-24 12:00:03 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2021-02-24 12:02:12 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 128 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 44 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.1336 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.25 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 68 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 ci39800312 Id of event.
Event Code 39800312 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci39800312, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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