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Minor earthquake, 3.01 mag strikes near Keizer in Oregon



Earthquake location 45.0588341S, -123.0981674WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.01 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Keizer in Oregon. The epicenter was at a depth of 11.61 km (7 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/06/17 / 2017-06-01 16:02:57 / June 1, 2017 @ 4:02 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: uw61272097. Unique identifier: uw61272097. Exact location of event, depth 11.61 km, -123.0981674° West, 45.0588341° North. The 3.01-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:02:57 / 8:02 am (local time epicenter).

Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Felida, Walnut Grove, Lake Shore (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 61 km (38 miles) from Portland (c. 583 800 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Vancouver (c. 161 800 pop), 14 km (9 miles) from Salem (c. 154 600 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Gresham (c. 105 600 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Hillsboro (c. 91 600 pop).

There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.

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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 9 km NW of Keizer, Oregon. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.01 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -123.0981674° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 45.0588341° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 11.61 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 9km NW of Keizer, Oregon Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-06-01 16:02:57 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-06-01 16:11:01 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -480 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 3 The total number of felt reports
CDI 2 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 140 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network uw The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,uw, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 71 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.1927 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.44 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 60 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 uw61272097 Id of event.
Event Code 61272097 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,uw61272097, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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