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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 08:22:12 (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 1,744.0 km.

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Details

Time:Wed Dec 28th 2016 08:22:12 (UTC)
Magnitude:5.7 ml
Location:(38.3919,-118.8987)
Depth:12.0 km
Author:USGS:nn
evid,orid:877663,892347
nass,ndef:66,19
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_BHZ15.667°245.07°pPn2016-12-28 08:25:55.6344 UTC11.573-0.09iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517639
T35B_BHZ17.742°281.59°Pn2016-12-28 08:26:21.5079 UTC5.61730.292iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517643
N35B_BHZ18.028°269.74°pP2016-12-28 08:26:26.7695 UTC12.1710.465iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517645
Z35B_BHZ18.209°292.3°pPn2016-12-28 08:26:27.6574 UTC16.372-0.233iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517646
F33B_BHZ18.266°253.99°pPn2016-12-28 08:26:28.0382 UTC6.7854-0.551iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517647
U38B_BHZ19.509°283.16°pP2016-12-28 08:26:42.691 UTC12.1420.098iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517652
P38B_BHZ19.684°274.54°pP2016-12-28 08:26:44.0504 UTC9.2108-0.456iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517651
N38B_BHZ19.85°271.45°pPn2016-12-28 08:26:47.828 UTC13.9310.075iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517654
I37B_BHZ19.9°262.41°pP2016-12-28 08:26:46.9605 UTC12.0220.094iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517653
F36B_BHZ20.14°257.29°P2016-12-28 08:26:45.3499 UTC7.0801-0.723iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517655
K38B_BHZ20.227°266.69°Pn2016-12-28 08:26:49.5659 UTC13.7710.6iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517656
B35B_BHZ20.7°250.59°P2016-12-28 08:26:53.2433 UTC10.7651.09iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517658
L40A_BHZ21.351°269.38°P2016-12-28 08:27:01.0597 UTC27.206-1.28iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517663
E38A_BHZ21.632°257.59°P2016-12-28 08:27:03.4865 UTC20.5081.287iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517664
G40A_BHZ22.325°262.23°P2016-12-28 08:27:11.328 UTC5.5580.034iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517668
L42A_BHZ22.506°270.57°P2016-12-28 08:27:13.8449 UTC20.3040.888iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517670
P43A_BHZ22.758°276.31°P2016-12-28 08:27:14.6671 UTC16.8010.46iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517675
I42A_BHZ23.104°266.63°P2016-12-28 08:27:17.1035 UTC7.7885-0.762iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517679
Q44B_BHZ23.238°278.23°P2016-12-28 08:27:19.7054 UTC17.5140.028iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517682
S44A_BHZ23.256°280.94°P2016-12-28 08:27:21.0287 UTC6.71031.194iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517689
O44A_BHZ23.509°275.6°P2016-12-28 08:27:21.9197 UTC5.2412-0.211iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517687
M44A_BHZ23.737°273°P2016-12-28 08:27:24.7768 UTC7.36340.262iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517692
F42A_BHZ23.823°263°P2016-12-28 08:27:25.4494 UTC-10.031iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363518160
H43A_BHZ23.958°266.21°P2016-12-28 08:27:25.3418 UTC5.9314-0.92iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517701
344B_BHZ24.007°294.58°P2016-12-28 08:27:26.5788 UTC6.4842-0.132iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517708
Y45B_BHZ24.033°289.36°P2016-12-28 08:27:26.8517 UTC6.5347-0.092iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517703
L46A_BHZ25.009°272.64°P2016-12-28 08:27:37.8043 UTC15.1580.097iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517714
T47A_BHZ25.074°282.99°P2016-12-28 08:27:38.1528 UTC5.5445-0.215iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517716
Z47B_BHZ25.415°290.62°P2016-12-28 08:27:41.1352 UTC9.8355-0.724iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517722
N47A_BHZ25.538°275.37°P2016-12-28 08:27:41.6241 UTC5.5610.972iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517718
X48A_BHZ25.802°288.14°P2016-12-28 08:27:44.6088 UTC-1-1.193iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363518163
J47A_BHZ26.055°271.01°P2016-12-28 08:27:46.62 UTC-11.287iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363518162
L48A_BHZ26.396°273.87°P2016-12-28 08:27:48.9145 UTC-10.499iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363518164
Y49A_BHZ26.489°289.3°P2016-12-28 08:27:51.4145 UTC7.7042-1.322iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517726
E46A_BHZ26.528°265.06°pP2016-12-28 08:27:53.3835 UTC-10.122iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363518167
N49A_BHZ26.671°276.04°P2016-12-28 08:27:50.7298 UTC-1-0.171iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363518166
Q52A_BHZ28.408°280.58°P2016-12-28 08:28:07.7564 UTC-11.287iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363518168
352A_BHZ28.521°293.48°pP2016-12-28 08:28:10.8485 UTC5.0425-0.287iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517737
V53A_BHZ28.753°286.32°pP2016-12-28 08:28:12.4007 UTC7.6775-0.8iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517747
V55A_BHZ29.946°286.3°pP2016-12-28 08:28:21.9952 UTC8.3525-1.791iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363517751
M55A_BHZ30.653°277.73°P2016-12-28 08:28:27.409 UTC-11.051iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363518169
L56A_BHZ31.457°277.24°P2016-12-28 08:28:34.9249 UTC-11.484iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363518170
L59A_BHZ33.298°278.44°P2016-12-28 08:28:49.3337 UTC-1-0.211iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363518171
D62A_BHZ36.97°275.04°P2016-12-28 08:29:22.3884 UTC-11.248iasp91dbp:rrodd:16363518172

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