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Sismo débil mag. 2.8 - 27 miles NW of Coalinga, Fresno County, California, USA, martes, 16 ago 2022 21:21 (GMT -7) -

Sismo débil mag. 2.8 - 27 miles NW of Coalinga, Fresno County, California, USA, martes, 16 ago 2022 21:21 (GMT -7) Sismo débil mag. 2.8 - 27 miles NW of Coalinga, Fresno County, California, USA, martes, 16 ago 2022 21:21 (GMT -7)

Sismo débil magnitud 2.8 a 18 km de profundidad

17 Aug 04:24 UTC: Primero en informar: EMSC después de 3 minutos.
17 Aug 04:24: Ahora usando una nueva fuente de datos: USGS
17 Aug 08:28: Magnitud recalculada de 3.0 a 2.8. Profundidad recalculada de 16.6 a 18.3 km (de 10.3 a 11.4 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 2.3 km (1.4 mi) al WSW.
Update Wed, 17 Aug 2022, 04:30

Magnitude 3.0 earthquake strikes near Coalinga, Fresno County, California, USA

3.0 quake 16 Aug 9:21 pm (GMT -7)
3.0 quake 16 Aug 9:21 pm (GMT -7)
Just 9 minutes ago, a 3.0-magnitude earthquake struck near Coalinga, Fresno County, California, USA. The tremor was recorded in the evening on Tuesday, August 16th, 2022, at 9:21 pm local time, at a shallow depth of 10.3 miles below the surface.
The event was filed by the United States Geological Survey, the first seismological agency to report it.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) which listed the quake at magnitude 3.0 as well. A third agency, the citizen-seismograph network of RaspberryShake, reported the same quake at magnitude 3.0.
According to preliminary calculations, we do not expect that the quake was felt by many people and did not cause any damage. In Three Rocks (pop. 250, 15 miles away), Coalinga (pop. 16,600, 27 miles away), Greenfield (pop. 17,200, 34 miles away), Soledad (pop. 25,000, 38 miles away), and Los Banos (pop. 37,500, 44 miles away), the quake was probably not felt.

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Detalles del terremoto

Fecha y hora17 Aug 2022 04:21:11 UTC -
Hora local en el epicentromartes, 16 ago 2022 21:21 (GMT -7)
Prof.18.3 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud36.43217°N / 120.67383°W (Condado de San Benito, California, Estados Unidos)
Antipode36.432°S / 59.326°E
Intensidad del temblorTemblor débil
Sentido1 informe
Fuente primaria de datosUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Volcán mas cercanoMammoth Mountain (198 km / 123 mi)
Lugares cercanos26 km al OSO de Three Rocks (pop: 246) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
43 km al NO de Coalinga (Fresno County) (pop: 16,600) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
53 km al ENE de Greenfield (pop: 17,200) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
58 km al E de Soledad (pop: 25,000) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
71 km al SSE de Los Baños (Merced County) (pop: 37,500) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
80 km al SO de Madera (pop: 64,200) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
88 km al OSO de Fresno (pop: 520,100) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
250 km al SSE de Sacramento (pop: 490,700) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
Tiempo en el epicentro en el momento del sismoClear Sky 25.8°C (78 F), humidity: 20%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from SW
Energía sísmica estimada liberada1 x 109 joules (278 kWh, equivalente a 0.239 toneladas de TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
2.818 km2km N of New Idria, CAUSGS
2.818 kmCentral CaliforniaRaspberryShake


Seismic station: San Andreas Geophysical Obs., Hollister, CA, USA (SAO/BK network) | Distance from quake: 78 km / 49 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station San Andreas Geophysical Obs., Hollister, CA, USA: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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User reports for this quake (1)

At magnitude 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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West Covina (360.9 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : felt like the floor was moving  

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