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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Southern California Seismic Network: a cooperative project of
U.S. Geological Survey, Pasadena California
Caltech Seismological Laboratory, Pasadena, California



Version #5: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake occurred at 9:05:36 PM (PDT) on Sunday, September 8, 2019.
The magnitude 1.4 event occurred 16 km (10 miles) S of Bombay Beach, CA.
The hypocentral depth is 3 km ( 2 miles).



Magnitude 1.4 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Sunday, September 8, 2019 at 9:05:36 PM (PDT)
Monday, September 9, 2019 at 4:05:36 (UTC)
Distance from Bombay Beach, CA - 16 km (10 miles) S (173 degrees)
Niland, CA - 18 km (11 miles) W (259 degrees)
Westmorland, CA - 21 km (13 miles) NNW (336 degrees)
Calipatria, CA - 21 km (13 miles) WNW (297 degrees)
Salton City, CA - 25 km (15 miles) ESE (114 degrees)
Coordinates 33 deg. 12.6 min. N (33.210N), 115 deg. 42.8 min. W (115.713W)
Depth 3.21 km (2.0 miles)
Quality Good
Location Quality Parameters Nst=29, Nph=43, Dmin=8.9 km, Rmss=0.18 sec, Erho=0.23 km, Erzz=0.45 km, Gp=51 degrees
Event ID# ci38820719
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