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Earthquake: M 4.6 quake strikes near Pond Inlet in Canada

Earthquake location 72.0466S, -74.9154WA light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (mg/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 126 kilometers (78 miles) from Pond Inlet in Canada. The temblor was reported at 09:11:40 / 9:11 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 11.7 km (7 miles). Global time of event 2015-02-12 02:11:40 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -74.9154 West, latitude 72.0466 North, depth 11.7 km.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.6 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -74.9154° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 72.0466° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 11.7 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 126km SE of Pond Inlet, Canada Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-02-12 02:11:40 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-02-12 02:39:29 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -300 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI 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 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 326 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources us A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 4.805 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.15 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 58 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us10000b9u Id of event.
Event Code 10000b9u An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS us10000b9u A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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