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Magnitude 6.5 Earthquake: Off Coast Of Northern California

Summary

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

On Thu Dec 8th 2016 14:49:46 (UTC) the seismic network recorded an earthquake (preliminary 6.5 mwb) located in Off Coast Of Northern California. Seismic region California - Nevada Region.

The epicentral distance (i.e. distance separating the location to the epicenter) to the closest station E28B in the network is 2,153.1 km.

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Details

Time:Thu Dec 8th 2016 14:49:46 (UTC)
Magnitude:6.5 mwb
Location:(40.4753,-126.1528)
Depth:12.1 km
Author:USGS:us
evid,orid:862144,876393
nass,ndef:348,0
Authoritative:y

Proximity to Population Centers

Event and active stations

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

Seismic waveforms for closest station

Closest station with identified signal. Not filtered.

Seismic waveforms for vertical channels in network

Subset of several stations close to the event. Not filtered.

Signal description at some stations

STA_CHANS-E DeltaS-E AzimuthPhase TimeSignal/NoiseTime ResidualV. ModelAutharid
E28B_BHZ19.342°260.86°P2016-12-08 14:54:12.161 UTC84.5080.234iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509017
K31B_BHZ20.526°273.32°Pn2016-12-08 14:54:27.4077 UTC207.340.358iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509026
R32B_BHZ21.204°284.25°Pn2016-12-08 14:54:34.975 UTC105.690.044iasp91tele509028
N33B_BHZ21.694°278.78°P2016-12-08 14:54:39.4776 UTC128.58-0.586iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509031
D32B_BHZ21.91°263.01°P2016-12-08 14:54:41.7144 UTC24.741-0.333iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509033
F33B_BHZ22.291°266.82°P2016-12-08 14:54:45.1966 UTC341.61-0.356iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509034
L34B_BHZ22.334°276.21°P2016-12-08 14:54:45.3737 UTC94.049-0.571iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509035
N35B_BHZ23.027°279.15°pP2016-12-08 14:54:54.221 UTC168.75-0.876iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509040
T35B_BHZ23.294°287.95°pP2016-12-08 14:54:56.5595 UTC188.16-1.357iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509041
Z35B_BHZ24.065°295.64°P2016-12-08 14:55:03.481 UTC55.9970.98iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509042
F36B_BHZ24.219°268.92°P2016-12-08 14:55:04.9118 UTC193.120.802iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509044
B35B_BHZ24.253°263.21°P2016-12-08 14:55:04.1461 UTC84.689-0.319iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509043
I37B_BHZ24.34°273.1°P2016-12-08 14:55:06.6 UTC79.5491.241iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509045
N38B_BHZ24.834°280.18°P2016-12-08 14:55:10.2479 UTC78.318-0.225iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509050
P38B_BHZ24.842°282.56°P2016-12-08 14:55:10.7104 UTC81.0220.156iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509048
K38B_BHZ24.91°276.42°P2016-12-08 14:55:12.1479 UTC142.890.902iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509052
U38B_BHZ25.063°289.02°P2016-12-08 14:55:12.875 UTC538.650.056iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509053
E38A_BHZ25.596°268.8°P2016-12-08 14:55:18.5958 UTC35.3820.321iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509057
Z38B_BHZ25.807°295.27°P2016-12-08 14:55:19.9612 UTC9.3477-0.451iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509063
735B_BHZ25.891°304.2°pP2016-12-08 14:55:23.1389 UTC17.0991.057iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509061
P40B_BHZ25.978°283.17°P2016-12-08 14:55:21.3861 UTC300.9-0.766iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509116
R40B_BHZ26.12°285.57°P2016-12-08 14:55:21.8974 UTC279.611.41iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509058
L40A_BHZ26.12°278.37°P2016-12-08 14:55:22.1228 UTC67.085-1.461iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509059
I40B_BHZ26.346°274.99°P2016-12-08 14:55:24.7969 UTC60.465-1.068iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509062
G40A_BHZ26.553°272.49°P2016-12-08 14:55:26.7942 UTC34.57-1.148iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509064
N41A_BHZ26.622°281.21°P2016-12-08 14:55:26.13 UTC35.9771.109iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509065
L42A_BHZ27.27°279.18°pP2016-12-08 14:55:32.756 UTC86.158-1.781iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509121
I42A_BHZ27.569°275.95°pP2016-12-08 14:55:35.8819 UTC45.376-1.336iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509128
D41A_BHZ27.645°270.11°pP2016-12-08 14:55:37.0196 UTC24.717-0.88iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509130
P43A_BHZ27.847°283.67°P2016-12-08 14:55:37.4576 UTC45.3951.434iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509131
F42A_BHZ27.976°272.88°pP2016-12-08 14:55:39.8468 UTC22.538-1.016iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509134
K43A_BHZ28.138°278.47°pP2016-12-08 14:55:42.3009 UTC-1-0.005iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509819
Q44B_BHZ28.409°285.15°P2016-12-08 14:55:42.576 UTC33.7241.54iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509135
O44A_BHZ28.516°283.07°pP2016-12-08 14:55:46.5294 UTC32.0710.855iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509137
S44A_BHZ28.567°287.24°pP2016-12-08 14:55:44.8708 UTC33.62-1.259iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509140
M44A_BHZ28.572°281°P2016-12-08 14:55:44.0184 UTC22.1441.53iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509138
342B_BHZ28.662°298°pP2016-12-08 14:55:45.7835 UTC19.559-1.192iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509141
T45B_BHZ29.236°288.5°pP2016-12-08 14:55:52.7936 UTC7.85450.717iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509144
W45B_BHZ29.462°291.56°pP2016-12-08 14:55:52.5996 UTC18.629-1.49iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509147
P46A_BHZ29.582°284.4°P2016-12-08 14:55:53.3015 UTC36.9631.844iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509145
Y45B_BHZ29.687°293.66°pP2016-12-08 14:55:55.2757 UTC13.179-0.806iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509150
L46A_BHZ29.737°280.63°pP2016-12-08 14:55:54.9853 UTC16.398-1.534iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509149
344B_BHZ29.828°297.58°P2016-12-08 14:55:54.4867 UTC9.6520.851iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509153
N47A_BHZ30.408°282.78°P2016-12-08 14:55:58.7046 UTC17.015-0.056iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509155
T47A_BHZ30.41°288.79°P2016-12-08 14:56:00.6242 UTC50.1751.844iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509154
146B_BHZ30.568°295.56°pP2016-12-08 14:56:02.8891 UTC13.471-0.985iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509158
E46A_BHZ30.59°274.26°pP2016-12-08 14:56:02.9799 UTC25.479-1.084iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509159
P48A_BHZ30.95°285.19°P2016-12-08 14:56:04.596 UTC19.1171.053iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509161
V48A_BHZ31.048°290.81°P2016-12-08 14:56:06.0925 UTC25.3821.689iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509163
Z47B_BHZ31.081°294.65°P2016-12-08 14:56:06.2341 UTC64.9261.541iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509160
L48A_BHZ31.109°281.53°P2016-12-08 14:56:06.6076 UTC14.4251.668iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509164
X48A_BHZ31.356°292.76°P2016-12-08 14:56:08.659 UTC82.5211.541iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509162
R49A_BHZ31.466°287.12°P2016-12-08 14:56:09.6628 UTC26.5481.583iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509168
N49A_BHZ31.512°283.27°P2016-12-08 14:56:09.8765 UTC24.821.393iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509169
U49A_BHZ31.57°289.75°P2016-12-08 14:56:10.445 UTC89.7451.451iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509167
O49A_BHZ31.574°284.38°P2016-12-08 14:56:09.1237 UTC60.0130.089iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509166
I49A_BHZ31.91°279.08°P2016-12-08 14:56:13.8128 UTC9.45811.828iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509171
Y49A_BHZ32.072°293.67°P2016-12-08 14:56:14.0334 UTC31.6720.631iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509170
R50A_BHZ32.101°287.34°P2016-12-08 14:56:15.2579 UTC16.3721.599iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509172
T50A_BHZ32.112°289.14°P2016-12-08 14:56:15.3253 UTC-11.575iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509573
M50A_BHZ32.238°282.96°P2016-12-08 14:56:15.1421 UTC11.5160.286iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509174
W50A_BHZ32.39°291.77°pP2016-12-08 14:56:18.075 UTC89.43-1.813iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509173
Q51A_BHZ32.619°286.48°P2016-12-08 14:56:19.9331 UTC17.7061.748iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509179
P51A_BHZ32.704°285.88°P2016-12-08 14:56:20.4864 UTC52.9791.555iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509177
N51A_BHZ32.84°283.95°pP2016-12-08 14:56:23.6751 UTC18.441-0.152iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509182
S51A_BHZ32.849°288.47°P2016-12-08 14:56:22.0139 UTC30.1231.812iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509178
V51A_BHZ32.898°291.01°pP2016-12-08 14:56:22.8059 UTC66.667-1.527iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509180
X51A_BHZ32.975°292.73°pP2016-12-08 14:56:23.5507 UTC86.434-1.454iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509181
250A_BHZ32.977°296.34°pP2016-12-08 14:56:23.8383 UTC16.464-1.182iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509184
M52A_BHZ33.437°283.42°pP2016-12-08 14:56:28.6288 UTC7.4563-0.399iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509188
O52A_BHZ33.439°285.33°P2016-12-08 14:56:26.616 UTC25.8061.277iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509186
Q52A_BHZ33.44°286.88°P2016-12-08 14:56:26.5633 UTC28.2071.217iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509187
V52A_BHZ33.456°291.06°P2016-12-08 14:56:25.2566 UTC22.37-0.227iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509183
W52A_BHZ33.479°292.07°pP2016-12-08 14:56:28.212 UTC24.441-1.189iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509274
152A_BHZ33.854°295.36°P2016-12-08 14:56:30.6443 UTC46.21.705iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509273
Y52A_BHZ33.856°293.76°pP2016-12-08 14:56:31.1712 UTC41.117-1.5iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509278
R53A_BHZ33.863°287.87°P2016-12-08 14:56:30.2854 UTC17.1491.264iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509276
P53A_BHZ33.941°286.39°P2016-12-08 14:56:31.1708 UTC23.421.473iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509275
N53A_BHZ33.994°284.69°P2016-12-08 14:56:31.2405 UTC31.1631.084iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509279
451A_BHZ33.996°298.13°pP2016-12-08 14:56:32.2536 UTC14.573-1.634iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509281
V53A_BHZ34.111°291.41°pP2016-12-08 14:56:33.2931 UTC172.76-1.59iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509277
O54A_BHZ34.495°285.74°P2016-12-08 14:56:36.0825 UTC24.0851.587iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509289
Q54A_BHZ34.499°287.26°P2016-12-08 14:56:36.0762 UTC71.8111.551iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509284
S54A_BHZ34.509°288.77°pP2016-12-08 14:56:36.5675 UTC25.828-1.763iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509290
U54A_BHZ34.556°290.41°pP2016-12-08 14:56:37.8217 UTC35.855-0.912iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509292
R55A_BHZ35.245°288.42°pP2016-12-08 14:56:42.9336 UTC90.808-1.743iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509499
V55A_BHZ35.251°291.42°pP2016-12-08 14:56:42.9441 UTC90.505-1.787iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509295
M55A_BHZ35.338°284.55°P2016-12-08 14:56:43.4689 UTC71.2061.716iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509299
J55A_BHZ35.598°282.51°pP2016-12-08 14:56:45.9608 UTC16.356-1.755iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509317
U56A_BHZ35.699°290.92°pP2016-12-08 14:56:46.8941 UTC12.266-1.686iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509319
Q56A_BHZ35.702°287.68°pP2016-12-08 14:56:46.9564 UTC56.016-1.652iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509312
L56A_BHZ36.043°284.15°pP2016-12-08 14:56:49.8034 UTC85.175-1.723iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509320
S57A_BHZ36.283°289.41°pP2016-12-08 14:56:52.2511 UTC108.64-1.327iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509326
T57A_BHZ36.317°290.32°P2016-12-08 14:56:50.7564 UTC29.7130.611iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509324
P57A_BHZ36.435°287.46°P2016-12-08 14:56:52.8285 UTC85.9811.676iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509333
W57A_BHZ36.435°292.51°P2016-12-08 14:56:52.6789 UTC59.3421.529iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509328
M57A_BHZ36.558°285.38°P2016-12-08 14:56:53.3057 UTC43.7241.112iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509342
V58A_BHZ36.855°291.86°pP2016-12-08 14:56:56.7002 UTC90.563-1.758iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509339
N58A_BHZ36.992°286.17°pP2016-12-08 14:56:57.795 UTC49.736-1.827iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509348
R58B_BHZ37.016°289.44°P2016-12-08 14:56:57.745 UTC47.511.655iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509350
656A_BHZ37.034°299.39°P2016-12-08 14:56:56.1091 UTC11.08-0.14iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509362
J58A_BHZ37.371°283.56°pP2016-12-08 14:57:01.0926 UTC25.879-1.751iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509372
T59A_BHZ37.598°290.74°pP2016-12-08 14:57:03.0125 UTC113.9-1.753iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509368
L59A_BHZ37.834°285.14°P2016-12-08 14:57:03.4695 UTC116.530.449iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509379
J59A_BHZ37.898°283.79°P2016-12-08 14:57:05.3486 UTC20.3091.788iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509383
T60A_BHZ38.15°290.73°pP2016-12-08 14:57:08.0782 UTC19.958-1.35iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509396
P61A_BHZ38.74°288.29°pP2016-12-08 14:57:15.4698 UTC5.5461.084iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509414
S61A_BHZ38.75°290.37°pP2016-12-08 14:57:14.2035 UTC10.603-0.273iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509421
V61A_BHZ38.763°292.35°pP2016-12-08 14:57:15.8975 UTC7.84231.316iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509417
R61A_BHZ38.775°289.7°pP2016-12-08 14:57:16.352 UTC10.3831.671iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509418
J61A_BHZ39.3°284.84°pP2016-12-08 14:57:17.9382 UTC17.088-1.143iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509492
K62A_BHZ39.705°285.78°P2016-12-08 14:57:19.8669 UTC13.7351.161iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509430
H62A_BHZ39.968°284.07°P2016-12-08 14:57:22.7503 UTC38.0691.859iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509435
I62A_BHZ40.018°284.79°pP2016-12-08 14:57:23.7765 UTC21.494-1.28iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509443
G62A_BHZ40.243°283.64°pP2016-12-08 14:57:25.3009 UTC20.942-1.626iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509448
F62A_BHZ40.471°283.16°pP2016-12-08 14:57:27.2729 UTC15.309-1.543iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509458
I63A_BHZ40.498°284.95°pP2016-12-08 14:57:27.675 UTC17.174-1.361iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509450
D62A_BHZ40.825°282.32°P2016-12-08 14:57:28.8997 UTC33.9030.917iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509460
L64A_BHZ40.902°287.2°pP2016-12-08 14:57:31.2959 UTC21.001-1.078iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509463
E63A_BHZ41.365°283.38°P2016-12-08 14:57:34.1361 UTC10.0381.716iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509471
F64A_BHZ41.573°284.05°P2016-12-08 14:57:35.6874 UTC21.8011.558iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509468
G65A_BHZ42.273°285.18°pP2016-12-08 14:57:42.1803 UTC37.475-1.441iasp91dbp:rrodd:16343509473

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