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Minor earthquake 3.2 mag, 243 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska

Earthquake location 55.9812S, -150.1516WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 243 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (151 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -150.1516 West, latitude 55.9812 North, depth = 5.7 km. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:39:30 / 4:39 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5.7 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us2000d6kp. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18493494, us2000d6kp. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/02/18 / 2018-02-14 14:39:30 / February 14, 2018 @ 2:39 pm.

Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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 two hundred and twenty-two, in the last 10 days five hundred and fifty-eight, in the past 30 days two thousand, one hundred and fifty-six and in the last 365 days two thousand, one hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.

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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 243 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.2 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -150.1516° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 55.9812° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 5.7 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 243km SE 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 2018-02-14 14:39:30 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-03-04 11:05:41 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 158 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 2.134 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.54 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 230 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 us2000d6kp Id of event.
Event Code 2000d6kp An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ak18493494,us2000d6kp, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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