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Minor earthquake, 3.45 mag has occurred near San Ardo in CA

Earthquake location 36.074165344238S, -120.6438369751WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.45 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 24 kilometers (15 miles) from San Ardo in CA. The 3.45-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:20:11 / 9:20 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -120.6438369751 West, latitude 36.074165344238 North, depth = 5.0900001525879 km. All ids that are associated to the event: nc75027251. Unique identifier: nc75027251. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5.0900001525879 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/06/24 / 2024-06-25 21:20:11 / June 25, 2024 @ 9:20 pm.

Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Lemoore, Morro Bay, Mendota (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 65 km (40 miles) from Atascadero (c. 28 300 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Paso Robles (c. 27 200 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Soledad (c. 25 700 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Lemoore (c. 24 500 pop), 60 km (38 miles) from Greenfield (c. 16 300 pop).

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 one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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: 24 km E of San Ardo, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.45 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -120.6438369751° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 36.074165344238° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 5.0900001525879 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 24 km E of San Ardo, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2024-06-25 21:20:11 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2024-06-25 21:28:35 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 3.1 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 3.688 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 61 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.03898 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.15 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 65 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 nc75027251 Id of event.
Event Code 75027251 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,nc75027251, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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