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Magnitude 5.7 Earthquake: California-nevada Border Region

Summary

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

On Wed Dec 28th 2016 08:18:00 (UTC) the seismic network recorded an earthquake (preliminary 5.7 ml) located in California-nevada Border Region. 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 1,745.5 km.

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Details

Time:Wed Dec 28th 2016 08:18:00 (UTC)
Magnitude:5.7 ml
Location:(38.3749,-118.9037)
Depth:8.2 km
Author:USGS:nn
evid,orid:876791,892333
nass,ndef:106,16
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. 0.8 to 3 Hz bandpass Butterworth filter has been applied to data.

Seismic waveforms for vertical channels in network

Subset of several stations close to the event. 0.8 to 3 Hz bandpass Butterworth filter has been applied to data.

Signal description at some stations

STA_CHANS-E DeltaS-E AzimuthPhase TimeSignal/NoiseTime ResidualV. ModelAutharid
E28B_BHZ15.68°245.03°P2016-12-28 08:21:45.8652 UTC16.119-0.044iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517493
R32B_BHZ15.793°276.14°pPn2016-12-28 08:21:45.8957 UTC21.7980.158iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517492
N33B_BHZ16.665°268.85°pPn2016-12-28 08:21:56.2373 UTC7.5246-0.318iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517496
T35B_BHZ17.746°281.54°Pn2016-12-28 08:22:10.3839 UTC26.0720.2iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517500
N35B_BHZ18.036°269.69°pPn2016-12-28 08:22:13.3194 UTC21.268-0.38iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517501
Z35B_BHZ18.21°292.25°pP2016-12-28 08:22:16.5673 UTC20.3210.341iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517503
F33B_BHZ18.278°253.95°pPn2016-12-28 08:22:16.7613 UTC15.2140.081iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517502
U38B_BHZ19.514°283.11°pP2016-12-28 08:22:30.5235 UTC30.853-0.025iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517509
P38B_BHZ19.692°274.5°pP2016-12-28 08:22:32.4084 UTC27.453-0.083iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517508
N38B_BHZ19.858°271.41°P2016-12-28 08:22:37.348 UTC11.862-0.251iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517513
237B_BHZ19.858°295.14°pP2016-12-28 08:22:34.9662 UTC12.6140.654iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517511
I37B_BHZ19.911°262.37°pP2016-12-28 08:22:35.2438 UTC13.330.355iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517510
735B_BHZ19.913°304.06°pPn2016-12-28 08:22:36.2417 UTC7.393-0.191iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517515
Z38B_BHZ19.995°291.64°pP2016-12-28 08:22:35.9479 UTC6.69260.141iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517514
F36B_BHZ20.152°257.26°Pn2016-12-28 08:22:36.5023 UTC30.675-0.54iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517512
K38B_BHZ20.236°266.65°Pn2016-12-28 08:22:37.8905 UTC8.4615-0.149iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517516
B35B_BHZ20.713°250.56°P2016-12-28 08:22:42.0793 UTC45.2830.798iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517533
R40B_BHZ20.82°278.58°pP2016-12-28 08:22:44.4815 UTC26.389-0.292iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517538
P40B_BHZ20.839°275.43°pP2016-12-28 08:22:44.8141 UTC30.641-0.164iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517540
L40A_BHZ21.36°269.34°pP2016-12-28 08:22:49.5828 UTC28.582-1.021iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517544
E38A_BHZ21.644°257.55°P2016-12-28 08:22:52.4204 UTC13.2371.104iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517546
N41A_BHZ21.663°273°P2016-12-28 08:22:54.4555 UTC13.4760.226iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517549
G40A_BHZ22.336°262.2°P2016-12-28 08:22:58.883 UTC7.52480.168iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517559
L42A_BHZ22.515°270.53°P2016-12-28 08:23:02.4893 UTC39.9610.43iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517562
P43A_BHZ22.765°276.27°P2016-12-28 08:23:04.9344 UTC26.6780.576iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517565
I42A_BHZ23.114°266.59°P2016-12-28 08:23:07.1761 UTC-10.21iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363518136
Q44B_BHZ23.245°278.19°pP2016-12-28 08:23:09.7525 UTC23.23-0.959iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517569
O44A_BHZ23.517°275.56°P2016-12-28 08:23:12.2196 UTC9.98060.972iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517570
M44A_BHZ23.745°272.96°P2016-12-28 08:23:12.6757 UTC13.238-0.662iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517572
F42A_BHZ23.835°262.97°P2016-12-28 08:23:15.4594 UTC-10.928iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363518137
T45B_BHZ23.874°282.56°P2016-12-28 08:23:14.9169 UTC10.527-0.022iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517577
W45B_BHZ23.918°286.55°P2016-12-28 08:23:14.2815 UTC8.1318-0.638iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517581
Y45B_BHZ24.036°289.32°pP2016-12-28 08:23:19.1234 UTC12.8020.117iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517579
P46A_BHZ24.538°277.31°P2016-12-28 08:23:19.6455 UTC10.547-0.929iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517582
T47A_BHZ25.08°282.95°P2016-12-28 08:23:26.715 UTC20.554-0.71iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517586
Z47B_BHZ25.418°290.58°P2016-12-28 08:23:30.1804 UTC19.292-0.711iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517589
N47A_BHZ25.547°275.33°P2016-12-28 08:23:29.9141 UTC7.19940.164iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517590
V48A_BHZ25.608°285.55°P2016-12-28 08:23:30.2056 UTC-1-0.103iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363518138
X48A_BHZ25.806°288.1°P2016-12-28 08:23:31.7345 UTC8.3978-0.371iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517591
P48A_BHZ25.92°278.38°P2016-12-28 08:23:32.6664 UTC5.4661-0.468iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517592
J47A_BHZ26.065°270.97°P2016-12-28 08:23:34.5348 UTC-10.091iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363518140
U49A_BHZ26.224°284.19°P2016-12-28 08:23:34.5652 UTC-1-1.318iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363518139
O49A_BHZ26.65°277.39°P2016-12-28 08:23:40.261 UTC-10.529iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363518142
W50A_BHZ26.94°286.79°P2016-12-28 08:23:42.1199 UTC13.619-0.225iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517598
Q51A_BHZ27.58°280.04°P2016-12-28 08:23:47.9643 UTC-1-0.128iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363518143
Z51A_BHZ27.646°290.26°pP2016-12-28 08:23:50.3308 UTC10.638-0.854iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517600
K50A_BHZ27.688°273.27°P2016-12-28 08:23:49.6399 UTC-10.577iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363518144
N51A_BHZ28.037°276.9°P2016-12-28 08:23:52.2198 UTC-10.038iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363518146
152A_BHZ28.234°291.39°P2016-12-28 08:23:53.7145 UTC-1-0.221iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363518148
352A_BHZ28.524°293.44°P2016-12-28 08:23:57.6282 UTC-11.107iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363518147
Q54A_BHZ29.506°281.04°P2016-12-28 08:24:03.7516 UTC6.1098-1.497iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517602
V55A_BHZ29.952°286.26°P2016-12-28 08:24:10.0987 UTC5.74610.904iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517603
R55A_BHZ30.196°282.48°P2016-12-28 08:24:11.0827 UTC-1-0.266iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363518149
M55A_BHZ30.662°277.7°P2016-12-28 08:24:15.6298 UTC-10.165iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363518150
Q56A_BHZ30.75°281.55°P2016-12-28 08:24:16.2235 UTC5.5882-0.019iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517604
V58A_BHZ31.601°286.77°P2016-12-28 08:24:24.1423 UTC-10.412iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363518151
U59A_BHZ32.467°286.21°P2016-12-28 08:24:30.5067 UTC-1-0.82iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363518152

External resources

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