Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada
Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==
California Integrated Seismic Net
USGS/ Caltech/ CGS/ UCB/ UCSD/ UNR
Version #2: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event.
This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.
A light earthquake occurred at 4:04:00 AM (PDT) on Tuesday, March 16, 2010.
The magnitude 4.4 event occurred 2 km (1 miles) ENE of Pico Rivera, CA.
The hypocentral depth is 18 km (11 miles).
|Magnitude||4.4 - local magnitude (ML)|
|Time||Tuesday, March 16, 2010 at 4:04:00 AM (PDT)
Tuesday, March 16, 2010 at 11:04:00 (UTC)
|Distance from||Pico Rivera, CA - 2 km (1 miles) ENE (58 degrees)
Montebello, CA - 4 km (3 miles) ESE (115 degrees)
Whittier Narrows Rec. Area, CA - 4 km (3 miles) SSW (207 degrees)
Downey, CA - 9 km (5 miles) NE (39 degrees)
Los Angeles Civic Center, CA - 17 km (11 miles) ESE (112 degrees)
|Coordinates||33 deg. 59.9 min. N (33.998N), 118 deg. 4.3 min. W (118.072W)|
|Depth||18 km (11.2 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=122, Nph=122, Dmin=5 km, Rmss=0.37 sec, Erho=0.4 km, Erzz=0.9 km, Gp=25.2 degrees|
|Additional Information||2-degree map
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