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Minor earthquake, 3.6 mag was detected near Kodiak in Alaska

Earthquake location 56.6093S, -148.5071WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 269 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (167 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/01/18 / 2018-01-23 12:01:37 / January 23, 2018 @ 12:01 pm. The temblor was reported at 02:01:37 / 2:01 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.4 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.5071 West, latitude 56.6093 North, depth = 10.4 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18177491. Id of event: ak18177491.

In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and seventy-nine, in the last 10 days two hundred and seventy-nine, in the past 30 days two hundred and seventy-nine and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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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: 269 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.6 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -148.5071° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 56.6093° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10.4 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 269km 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 12:01:37 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-01-29 17:59:59 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -600 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 199 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 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 0.72 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 ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID ak18177491 Id of event.
Event Code 18177491 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ak18177491, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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