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Minor earthquake 3.3 mag, 44 km SSW of Nackawic, Canada



Earthquake location 45.605S, -67.35WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 44 kilometers (27 miles) from Nackawic in Canada on Monday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/02/16 / 2016-02-09 00:24:57 / February 9, 2016 @ 12:24 am. Event id: us20004z2l. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20004z2l. The temblor was reported at 20:24:57 / 8:24 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1 km (1 miles). Exact location of event, depth 1 km, -67.35° West, 45.605° North.

The epicenter was 65 km (41 miles) from Fredericton (c. 52 300 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Oromocto (c. 9 000 pop). Close country/countries, Canada (c. 33 679 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Oromocto, Fredericton.

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

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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. 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: 44 km SSW of Nackawic, Canada.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -67.35° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 45.605° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 1 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 44km SSW of Nackawic, Canada Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2016-02-09 00:24:57 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2016-02-09 18:27:21 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -240 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 168 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 1.26 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 us20004z2l Id of event.
Event Code 20004z2l An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us20004z2l, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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