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Minor earthquake: M3.26 quake strikes near Currant in Nevada



Earthquake location 38.8805S, -116.014WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.26 (mg/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 49 kilometers (30 miles) from Currant in Nevada. The temblor was reported at 09:04:37 / 9:04 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 15.3 km (10 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-29 05:04:37 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -116.014 West, latitude 38.8805 North, depth 15.3 km.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.26 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -116.014° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 38.8805° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 15.3 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 49km WNW of Currant, Nevada Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-01-29 05:04:37 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-01-29 05:10:15 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -480 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 3.21 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 automatic Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 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 164 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network nn The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources nn A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 40 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 1.333 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 149.19 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 nn00479734 Id of event.
Event Code 00479734 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS nn00479734 A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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