Minor earthquake - Wildomar, Ca - September 10, 2019

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Magnitude : 3.96

Local Time (conversion only below land) : Unknown

GMT/UTC Time : 2019-09-10 20:21:50

Depth (Hypocenter) : 13.69 km

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SRC Location UTC Date/time M D INFO
USGS Wildomar, Ca Sep 10 20:21 4.0 13 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Mission Viejo - No damage; projector swayed in class
  • Dana Point - Short Big Bang
  • Trabuco Canyon - 5-6 seconds no damage
  • Moreno Valley - Moderate shaking
  • Murrieta - 2 secs
  • LAKE ELSINORE - Good jolt tapering quick 5 to 7 Seconds
  • Temecula - Weak shaking
  • Wildomar - Lasted approximately 10 secs. Hard, jerky shake. No damage.
  • Hemet - 3 Seconds. No damage.
  • Temecula - Light shaking
  • Wildomar - Felt 2 strong, quick jolts, reminded me of an explosion.
  • San Juan Capistrano - Light shaking
  • Laguna Niguel - Short with a bang
  • Menifee - Sitting in my living room, felt some shaking and then a loud boom 1:21 p.m.
  • Riverside - Strong shaking
  • Corona - NO DAMAGE
  • Chino - Strong jolt, only a few seconds of shaking.
  • Laguna Beach - Light shaking
  • Riverside - I felt some good shaking while on the toilet and jarred something loose.
  • Murrieta, Ca - boom sound 5 seconds 1:22 pm
  • Temecula - Seemed to be a bit of a rocking feeling that lasted seconds, but after the one spell no other quaking. I'd say more swaying, didn't feel a deep jolt.
  • Canyon lake - Sounded like a rumbling coming up the hill to a violent jolt which lasted a few seconds then a rumbling affect
  • Chino - Very weak shaking
  • Riverside CA - Light shaking
  • San Clemente - Light swaying for five seconds. No damage.
  • Hemet - I live in a trailer park and my trailer was rocking. It lasted about 7 Seconds
  • Lake Forest - Sudden jolt, slight rocking, quick, short
  • Corona - Same description as CANYON LAKE described, rumbling sound for several seconds prior to, then sharp jolt with no shaking to follow. No damage here in Corona.
  • Perris - 4 or 5 seconds of pretty strong shaking. It felt larger than 3.9 but I don't see any damage.
  • Menifee - Moderate shaking
  • Menifee - I heard it coming, it sounded like thunder rolling about 1+ seconds before the shaking. The shaking lasted about 3 seconds. The ground trembled and the walls shook.
  • perris - mostly a 6 second(?)rumble then a bang. scared the heck out of my cat
  • Murrieta - Heard 2 booms light shaking
  • laguna woods - sounded like something big ran into the building-
  • Temecula - Five seconds o damage
  • Wildomar - no damage but about 5 seconds of intense shaking. Pool stayed steady, unlike the 5+ up by San Bernardino last month which caused pool sloshing...scarzy
  • Aliso Viejo - no damage. lasted 5s strong shaking with loud noise
  • Sun City - There was really no shaking, just one very loud, hard, quick jolt. My neighbors came outside and we were all saying, "What was that"! Found out later it was an earthquake. I have never felt one like that before.
  • Wildomar - Strong jolt, loud noise similar to explosion. The barns shook.
  • Wildomar - Thought at first it was camp Pendleton ...but after the first seconds knew it wasn’t my dogs went absolutely crazy wanted outside had things fell off the walls I thought my windows were going to break I did have a little damage to outside staircase and I almost pooped my pants lasted 5 to 10 seconds
  • Corona - It felt like our warehouse had been picked up and dropped, audible loud bang
  • EMSC Southern California Sep 10 20:21 4.0 14 MAP

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    MMI II (Very weak shaking) ?
    People :
    Felt by persons at rest, on upper floors or favorably placed.
    MMI III (Weak shaking) ?
    People :
    Felt indoors; hanging objects may swing, vibration similar to passing of light trucks, duration may be estimated, may not be recognized as an earthquake.
    MMI IV (Light shaking) ?
    People :
    Generally noticed indoors but not outside. Light sleepers may be awakened. Vibration may be likened to the passing of heavy traffic, or to the jolt of a heavy object falling or striking the building.
    Fittings :
    Doors and windows rattle. Glassware and crockery rattle. Liquids in open vessels may be slightly disturbed. Standing motorcars may rock.
    Structures :
    Walls and frames of buildings, and partitions and suspended ceilings in commercial buildings, may be heard to creak.
    MMI V (Moderate shaking) ?
    People :
    Generally felt outside, and by almost everyone indoors. Most sleepers awakened. A few people alarmed.
    Fittings :
    Small unstable objects are displaced or upset. Some glassware and crockery may be broken. Hanging pictures knock against the wall. Open doors may swing. Cupboard doors secured by magnetic catches may open. Pendulum clocks stop, start, or change rate.
    Structures :
    Some large display windows cracked. A few earthenware toilet fixtures cracked.
    MMI VI (Strong shaking) ?
    People Felt by all. People and animals alarmed. Many run outside. Difficulty experienced in walking steadily.
    Fittings :
    Objects fall from shelves. Pictures fall from walls. Some furniture moved on smooth floors, some unsecured free-standing fireplaces moved. Glassware and crockery broken. Very unstable furniture overturned. Small church and school bells ring. Appliances move on bench or table tops. Filing cabinets or "easy glide" drawers may open (or shut).
    Structures :
    Slight damage to buildings with low standard. Some stucco or cement plaster falls. Large display windows broken. Damage to a few weak domestic chimneys, some may fall.
    Environment :
    Trees and bushes shake, or are heard to rustle. Loose material may be dislodged from sloping ground, e.g. existing slides, talus slopes, shingle slides.
    MMI VII (Very strong shaking) ?
    General alarm. Difficulty experienced in standing. Noticed by motorcar drivers who may stop.
    Fittings :
    Large bells ring. Furniture moves on smooth floors, may move on carpeted floors. Substantial damage to fragile contents of buildings.
    Structures :
    Unreinforced stone and brick walls cracked. Low standard buildings cracked with some minor masonry falls. A few instances of damage to buildings of ordinary workmanship. Unbraced parapets, unbraced brick gables, and architectural ornaments fall. Roofing tiles, especially ridge tiles may be dislodged. Many unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, often falling from roof-line. Water tanks Type I burst. A few instances of damage to brick veneers and plaster or cement-based linings. Unrestrained water cylinders (hot-water cylinders) may move and leak. Some common windows cracked. Suspended ceilings damaged.
    Environment :
    Water made turbid by stirred up mud. Small slides such as falls of sand and gravel banks, and small rock-falls from steep slopes and cuttings. Instances of settlement of unconsolidated or wet, or weak soils. Some fine cracks appear in sloping ground. A few instances of liquefaction (i.e. small water and sand ejections).
    MMI VIII (Severe shaking) ?
    People Alarm may approach panic. Steering of motorcars greatly affected. Structures : Low standard buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. ordinary workmanship buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged in some cases. A few instances of damage to buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes. Monuments and pre-1976 elevated tanks and factory stacks twisted or brought down. Some pre-1965 infill masonry panels damaged. A few post-1980 brick veneers damaged. Decayed timber piles of houses damaged. Houses not secured to foundations may move. Most unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, some below roof-line, many brought down. Environment : Cracks appear on steep slopes and in wet ground. Small to moderate slides in roadside cuttings and unsupported excavations. Small water and sand ejections and localized lateral spreading adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
    MMI IX (Violent shaking) ?
    Structures Many low standard buildings destroyed. Ordinary workmanship buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes damaged in some cases, some with flexible frames seriously damaged. Damage or permanent distortion to some buildings and bridges, designed and built to normal use standards. Houses not secured to foundations shifted off. Brick veneers fall and expose frames. Environment : Cracking of ground conspicuous. Landsliding general on steep slopes. Liquefaction effects intensified and more widespread, with large lateral spreading and flow sliding adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
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