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Moderate earthquake 5.3 mag, 290 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska

Earthquake location 56.6048S, -148.1209WA moderate earthquake magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 290 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (180 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: at00p317jp, us2000cngq. Unique identifier: us2000cngq. A tsunami warning has been issued near Kodiak in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/01/18 / 2018-01-23 23:21:25 / January 23, 2018 @ 11:21 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -148.1209 West, latitude 56.6048 North, depth = 26.74 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 26.74 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 13:21:25 / 1:21 pm (local time epicenter).

In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-one, in the last 10 days fifty-one, in the past 30 days fifty-one and in the last 365 days fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.

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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 290 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 5.3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -148.1209° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 56.6048° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 26.74 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 290km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2018-01-23 23:21:25 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-01-23 23:41:15 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -600 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 2 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 1 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 433 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 ,at,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 2.7 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.89 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 139 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mww The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us2000cngq Id of event.
Event Code 2000cngq An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,at00p317jp,us2000cngq, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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