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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 2:04:29 PM (PDT) on Monday, September 9, 2019.
The magnitude 1.6 event occurred 13 km (8 miles) ENE (73 degrees) of Ocotillo Wells, CA.
The hypocentral depth is 4 km ( 2 miles).



Magnitude 1.6 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Monday, September 9, 2019 at 2:04:29 PM (PDT)
Monday, September 9, 2019 at 21:04:29 (UTC)
Distance from Ocotillo Wells, CA - 13 km (8 miles) ENE (73 degrees)
Salton City, CA - 14 km (9 miles) SSW (196 degrees)
Bombay Beach, CA - 31 km (19 miles) SW (232 degrees)
Oasis, CA - 33 km (21 miles) SSE (163 degrees)
Borrego Springs, CA - 36 km (23 miles) ESE (104 degrees)
Coordinates 33 deg. 10.6 min. N (33.177N), 115 deg. 59.8 min. W (115.996W)
Depth 3.51 km (2.2 miles)
Quality Fair
Location Quality Parameters Nst=42, Nph=48, Dmin=16.2 km, Rmss=0.21 sec, Erho=0.29 km, Erzz=1.58 km, Gp=61 degrees
Event ID# ci38822527
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