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Minor earthquake, 3.75 mag has occurred near Challis in Idaho



Earthquake location 44.4513333S, -114.1265WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.75 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 10 km SE of Challis, Idaho (6 miles). Global time and date of event 19/01/16 / 2016-01-19 06:29:09 / January 19, 2016 @ 6:29 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: mb80120444. Unique identifier: mb80120444. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.84 km (5 miles). The 3.75-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:29:09 / 11:29 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -114.1265° West, latitude 44.4513333° North, depth = 7.84 km.

In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.

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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 10 km SE of Challis, Idaho.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.75 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -114.1265° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 44.4513333° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 7.84 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 10km SE of Challis, Idaho Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2016-01-19 06:29:09 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2016-01-19 15:17:59 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -420 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 6 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.2 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 3.7 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 218 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network mb The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,mb, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 22 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.198 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.27 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 66 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 mb80120444 Id of event.
Event Code 80120444 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,mb80120444, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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