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Magnitude 6.5 Earthquake: Off Coast Of Northern California

Summary

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

On Thu Dec 8th 2016 14:49:46 (UTC) the seismic network recorded an earthquake (preliminary 6.5 mwb) located in Off Coast Of Northern California. Seismic region California - Nevada Region.

The epicentral distance (i.e. distance separating the location to the epicenter) to the closest station CSLB in the network is 1,031.0 km.

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Details

Time:Thu Dec 8th 2016 14:49:46 (UTC)
Magnitude:6.5 mwb
Location:(40.4753,-126.1528)
Depth:12.1 km
Author:USGS:us
evid,orid:1195408,1230582
nass,ndef:76,0
Authoritative:y

Proximity to Population Centers

Event and active stations

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

Seismic waveforms for closest station

Closest station with identified signal. Not filtered.

Seismic waveforms for vertical channels in network

Subset of several stations close to the event. Not filtered.

Signal description at some stations

STA_CHANDeltaS-E azPhase TimeSNRTimeResModelAutharid
SMER_HHZ10.027316.99Pn1481208729.022746.405-1.515iasp91dbp:jtytell:1631288195
RDM_HHZ10.089315.4Pn1481208730.610983.326-0.776iasp91dbp:jtytell:1631288196
BCCC_HHZ10.099315.23Pn1481208730.825895.626-0.694iasp91dbp:jtytell:1631288197
RHIL_HHZ10.103315.02Pn1481208730.8602-1-0.721iasp91dbp:jtytell:1631288325
KNW_HHZ10.109314.69Pn1481208731.163574.225-0.502iasp91dbp:jtytell:1631288200
RRSP_HHZ10.137315.02Pn1481208731.4181-1-0.63iasp91dbp:jtytell:1631288328
GVAR1_HHZ10.146314.87Pn1481208731.3463.876-0.83iasp91dbp:jtytell:1631288214
TMSP_HHZ10.194314.99Pn1481208732.3274-1-0.506iasp91dbp:jtytell:1631288334
CRY_HHZ10.199315.35Pn1481208732.072122.78-0.83iasp91dbp:jtytell:1631288199
WMC_HHZ10.23315.15Pn1481208732.6698-1-0.655iasp91dbp:jtytell:1631288332
SND_HHZ10.282315.06Pn1481208733.367983.751-0.666iasp91dbp:jtytell:1631288202
BZN_HHZ10.293315.45Pn1481208733.476921.766-0.709iasp91dbp:jtytell:1631288235
JORD_HHZ10.32315.46Pn1481208733.81985.6738-0.731iasp91dbp:jtytell:1631288204
TFRD_HHZ10.329315.26Pn1481208734.0522-1-0.622iasp91dbp:jtytell:1631288337
FRD_HHZ10.329315.26Pn1481208733.965919.255-0.709iasp91dbp:jtytell:1631288236
PFO_HHZ10.331314.42Pn1481208734.2099-1-0.491iasp91dbp:jtytell:1631288339
TRO_HHZ10.413314.68Pn1481208735.437352.005-0.386iasp91dbp:jtytell:1631288211
LVA2_HHZ10.455315.7Pn1481208735.80614.613-0.593iasp91dbp:jtytell:1631288209
CPE_HHZ10.486318.91Pn1481208736.736434.139-0.091iasp91dbp:jtytell:1631288213
TR01_HHZ10.491315.03Pn1481208736.2117-1-0.681iasp91dbp:jtytell:1631288349
TR02_HHZ10.492315.06Pn1481208736.2297-1-0.681iasp91dbp:jtytell:1631288350
TR03_HHZ10.495315.11Pn1481208736.1445-1-0.799iasp91dbp:jtytell:1631288352
TR04_HHZ10.501315.15Pn1481208736.4331-1-0.593iasp91dbp:jtytell:1631288354
MONP2_HHZ10.868317.01Pn1481208741.4046-1-0.649iasp91dbp:jtytell:1631288362

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