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Minor earthquake 3 mag, Pribilof Islands, Alaska region



Earthquake location 56.4145S, -167.7325WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Pribilof Islands, Alaska region (0 miles). The temblor was reported at 09:41:25 / 9:41 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -167.7325 West, latitude 56.4145 North, depth = 9.3 km. Global time and date of event 04/04/16 / 2016-04-04 09:41:25 / April 4, 2016 @ 9:41 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 9.3 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: ak13422142. Ids that are associated to the event: ak13422142.

There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.

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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: Pribilof Islands, Alaska region.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -167.7325° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 56.4145° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 9.3 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place Pribilof Islands, Alaska region Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2016-04-04 09:41:25 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2016-04-09 19:13:06 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 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 138 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 7 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 1.571153 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.6 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 215.99998272 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 ak13422142 Id of event.
Event Code 13422142 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ak13422142, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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