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Light earthquake, 4.4 mag strikes near Little Sitkin Island in Alaska

Earthquake location 51.5292S, 178.8637WA light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (mg/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 52 kilometers (32 miles) from Little Sitkin Island in Alaska. The temblor was reported at 04:01:08 / 4:01 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 67.35 km (42 miles). Global time of event 31/05/15 / 2015-05-31 13:01:08 / May 31, 2015 @ 1:01 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 178.8637 East, latitude 51.5292 North, depth 67.35 km, unique identifier, us20002ktq. Ids that are associated to the event, ,us20002ktq,ak11613660,.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 178.8637° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 51.5292° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 67.35 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 52km SSE of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-05-31 13:01:08 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-05-31 21:44:54 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -540 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 298 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,ak, 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 0.312 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.02 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 123 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 us20002ktq Id of event.
Event Code 20002ktq An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us20002ktq,ak11613660, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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