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Minor earthquake: M3 quake has struck near Kodiak in Alaska

Earthquake location 55.9122S, -150.8159WA minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 230 km SSE of Kodiak, Alaska (143 miles) on Wednesday. Id of earthquake: us2000cz36. Event ids that are associated: ak18414385, us2000cz36. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -150.8159 West, latitude 55.9122 North, depth = 5.44 km. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:00:11 / 1:00 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.44 km (3 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 31/01/18 / 2018-01-31 23:00:11 / January 31, 2018 @ 11:00 pm UTC/GMT.

In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and sixty-seven, in the last 10 days one thousand, three hundred and sixty-eight, in the past 30 days one thousand, three hundred and sixty-nine and in the last 365 days one thousand, three hundred and seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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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. 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: 230 km SSE of Kodiak, Alaska.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -150.8159° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 55.9122° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 5.44 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 230km SSE 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 2018-01-31 23:00:11 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-02-22 05:22:37 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 138 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 ,ak,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 1.896 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.85 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 248 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 us2000cz36 Id of event.
Event Code 2000cz36 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ak18414385,us2000cz36, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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