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Minor earthquake 3.2 mag, 39 km ESE of Eureka, Nevada



Earthquake location 39.4203S, -115.5128WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 39 km ESE of Eureka, Nevada (24 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 08/08/17 / 2017-08-08 21:07:40 / August 8, 2017 @ 9:07 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:07:40 / 1:07 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 15.3 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -115.5128° West, 39.4203° North, depth 15.3 km. Unique identifier: nn00599857. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00599857.

Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.

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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 39 km ESE of Eureka, Nevada.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.2 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -115.5128° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 39.4203° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 15.3 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 39km ESE of Eureka, Nevada Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-08-08 21:07:40 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-08-08 21:12:35 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -480 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 3.02 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 158 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network nn The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,nn, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 18 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 1.355 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 112.24 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 nn00599857 Id of event.
Event Code 00599857 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,nn00599857, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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