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Earthquake: M 2.9 quake strikes near Las Gabias in Spain

Earthquake location 37.1259S, -3.7283WA minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (mg/mb) has striked on Thursday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Las Gabias in Spain. The temblor was reported at 08:41:32 / 8:41 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Global time of event 26/03/15 / 2015-03-26 07:41:32 / March 26, 2015 @ 7:41 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -3.7283 West, latitude 37.1259 North, depth 0 km, unique identifier, us10001r1y.

Close countries, Spain (c. 46 506 000 pop). The epicenter was 76 km (47 miles) from Málaga (c. 568 300 pop), 13 km (8 miles) from Granada (c. 234 300 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Jaén (c. 116 600 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Vélez-Málaga (c. 74 200 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Motril (c. 60 300 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Málaga, Berja, Adra.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.9 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -3.7283° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 37.1259° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 0 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 2km WSW of Las Gabias, Spain Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-03-26 07:41:32 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-03-26 22:54:27 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 60 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 1 The total number of felt reports
CDI 2.7 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 130 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 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.31 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb_lg The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us10001r1y Id of event.
Event Code 10001r1y An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us10001r1y, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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