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Minor earthquake 2.81 mag, 11 km WNW of Montpelier, Idaho

Earthquake location 42.3543333S, -111.4316667WA minor earthquake magnitude 2.81 (mg/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Montpelier in Idaho. The temblor was reported at 04:42:27 / 4:42 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of -2.43 km (-2 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-13 11:42:27 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -111.4316667 West, latitude 42.3543333 North, depth -2.43 km.

Close countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 76 km (47 miles) from Logan (c. 48 200 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Smithfield (c. 9 500 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from North Logan (c. 8 300 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Logan, North Logan, Smithfield.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.81 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -111.4316667° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 42.3543333° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth -2.43 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 11km WNW of Montpelier, Idaho Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-01-13 11:42:27 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-01-13 15:25:50 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -420 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 0 The total number of felt reports
CDI 1 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 121 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network uu The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources uu A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 21 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.422 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.21 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 129 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID uu60098417 Id of event.
Event Code 60098417 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS uu60098417 A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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