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Magnitude 4.5 Earthquake: Southern California

Summary

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

On Wed Jan 6th 2016 14:42:34 (UTC) the seismic network recorded an earthquake (preliminary 4.53 mw) located in Southern California. Seismic region California - Nevada Region.

The epicentral distance (i.e. distance separating the location to the epicenter) to the closest station WRDG in the network is 29.3 km.

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Details

Time:Wed Jan 6th 2016 14:42:34 (UTC)
Magnitude:4.53 mw
Location:(33.9583,-116.8877)
Depth:16.7 km
Author:USGS:ci
evid,orid:902041,912075
nass,ndef:91,131
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
KNW_HHZ0.285329.17Pg1452091360.728414770-0.312iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902113
KNW_HHE0.285329.17Sg1452091365.0612-1-0.464iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902186
RHIL_HHN0.301341.29Sg1452091366.1437-10.139iasp91dbp:rt:16006902187
RHIL_HHZ0.301341.29Pg1452091361.2123-1-0.112iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902172
RDM_HHZ0.33354.24Pg1452091361.44842474.3-0.378iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902115
RDM_HHE0.33354.24Sg1452091366.6001-1-0.256iasp91dbp:rt:16006902188
RRSP_HHZ0.331338.16Pg1452091361.7059-1-0.132iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902173
RRSP_HHN0.331338.16Sg1452091366.9999-10.125iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902357
CRY_HHN0.412342.39Sg1452091368.9862-1-0.366iasp91dbp:rt:16006902191
CRY_HHZ0.412342.39Pg1452091362.87847349.5-0.41iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902117
WMC_HHZ0.423335.34Pg1452091363.16843347.5-0.321iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902118
WMC_HHN0.423335.34Sg1452091369.6235-1-0.076iasp91dbp:rt:16006902192
SND_HHN0.466330.73Sg1452091370.9816-1-0.059iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902362
SND_HHZ0.466330.73Pg1452091363.912710705-0.349iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902119
PFO_HHE0.497314.35Sg1452091371.0626-1-0.954iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902367
PFO_HHZ0.497314.35Pg1452091364.21964870.5-0.6iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902137
BZN_HHZ0.502338.6Pg1452091364.41614223.5-0.491iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902120
BZN_HHN0.502338.6Sg1452091371.6325-1-0.536iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902368
FRD_HHZ0.521332.96Pg1452091364.70377613.7-0.556iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902121
TFRD_HHZ0.521332.95Pg1452091364.7339-1-0.524iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902325
FRD_HHN0.521332.96Sg1452091372.3075-1-0.481iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902375
JORD_HHZ0.526337.51Pg1452091364.77382615.4-0.587iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902122
JORD_HHN0.526337.51Sg1452091372.4638-1-0.501iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902377
SMER_HHN0.55325.12Sg1452091372.5561-1-1.275iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902379
SMER_HHZ0.55325.12Pg1452091364.99844659.1-0.856iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902123
TRO_HHZ0.58318.67Pg1452091365.8318588.77-0.522iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902138
TRO_HHN0.58318.67Sg1452091373.7862-1-0.919iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902380
LVA2_HHZ0.665335.98Pg1452091367.27091899.3-0.662iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902167
TR01_HHE0.665323.74Sg1452091376.911-1-0.538iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902382
TR01_HHZ0.665323.74Pg1452091367.39882904.1-0.541iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902168
TR02_HHE0.667324.17Sg1452091376.8398-1-0.678iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902383
TR02_HHZ0.667324.17Pg1452091367.3891-1-0.591iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902327
JFN4_HHZ0.67322.94Pg1452091367.3394-1-0.693iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902328
JFS4_HHZ0.67323.22Pg1452091367.3853-1-0.654iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902329
JFS4_HHN0.67323.22Sg1452091376.8266-1-0.795iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902385
JFN4_HHN0.67322.94Sg1452091376.8737-1-0.735iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902384
TR03_HHE0.671324.98Sg1452091376.959-1-0.689iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902386
TR03_HHZ0.671324.98Pg1452091367.4108-1-0.644iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902330
TR04_HHN0.679325.65Sg1452091377.0852-1-0.807iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902387
TR04_HHZ0.679325.65Pg1452091367.6442-1-0.552iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902331
CPE_HHZ1.0859.57Pb1452091373.6523880.3-1.549iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902145
CPE_HHE1.0859.57Sb1452091387.8714-1-2.168iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902391
MONP2_HHZ1.135340.11Pn1452091375.2135-1-0.792iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902354
SOL_HHZ1.15714.97Pn1452091375.161451.967-1.15iasp91dbp:jtytell:160902170

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