Magnitude 4.5 - CENTRAL CALIFORNIA

2011 January 12 08:51:03 UTC

Earthquake Details

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Magnitude 4.5
Date-Time
  • Wednesday, January 12, 2011 at 08:51:03 UTC
  • Wednesday, January 12, 2011 at 12:51:03 AM at epicenter
Location 36.770°N, 121.499°W
Depth 8.4 km (5.2 miles)
Region CENTRAL CALIFORNIA
Distances
  • 9 km (6 miles) SSE (157°) from San Juan Bautista, CA
  • 12 km (8 miles) SW (226°) from Hollister, CA
  • 15 km (10 miles) ESE (102°) from Prunedale, CA
  • 72 km (45 miles) SSE (151°) from San Jose City Hall, CA
Location Uncertainty horizontal +/- 0.2 km (0.1 miles); depth +/- 0.4 km (0.2 miles)
Parameters Nph= 71, Dmin=2 km, Rmss=0.2 sec, Gp= 36°,
M-type=regional moment magnitude (Mw), Version=5
Source
Event ID nc71508850
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