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Minor earthquake, 3.3 mag was detected near Redoubt Volcano in Alaska



Earthquake location 59.9514S, -153.1455WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 63 km SSW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska (39 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was detected at 20:51:37 / 8:51 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 15/10/15 / 2015-10-15 04:51:37 / October 15, 2015 @ 4:51 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -153.1455 West, latitude 59.9514 North, depth = 110.4 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 110.4 km (69 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak11740082. Id of event: ak11740082.

In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 63 km SSW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -153.1455° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 59.9514° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 110.4 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 63km SSW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-10-15 04:51:37 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-10-15 05:55:46 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 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 168 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network ak The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,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 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.68 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 ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID ak11740082 Id of event.
Event Code 11740082 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ak11740082, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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