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

A micro earthquake occurred at 2:38:29 PM (PDT) on Wednesday, October 9, 2019.
The magnitude 0.9 event occurred 6 km (4 miles) NE (35 degrees) of Santa Clarita, CA.
The hypocentral depth is 11 km ( 7 miles).



Magnitude 0.9 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at 2:38:29 PM (PDT)
Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at 21:38:29 (UTC)
Distance from Santa Clarita, CA - 6 km (4 miles) NE (35 degrees)
Valencia, CA - 10 km (6 miles) E (85 degrees)
Agua Dulce, CA - 14 km (8 miles) WSW (254 degrees)
Castaic, CA - 15 km (9 miles) ESE (102 degrees)
Pacoima, CA - 20 km (12 miles) N (352 degrees)
Coordinates 34 deg. 27.7 min. N (34.462N), 118 deg. 28.1 min. W (118.468W)
Depth 10.56 km (6.6 miles)
Quality Excellent
Location Quality Parameters Nst=14, Nph=20, Dmin=4.3 km, Rmss=0.12 sec, Erho=0.29 km, Erzz=0.5 km, Gp=80 degrees
Event ID# ci39122632
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