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Minor earthquake, 3.5 mag strikes near Kodiak in Alaska

Earthquake location 55.8291S, -149.2351WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 291 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (181 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.79 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -149.2351° West, 55.8291° North, depth 11.79 km. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:11:01 / 9:11 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak18331659, us2000d19t. Unique identifier: us2000d19t. Exact time and date of earthquake 04/02/18 / 2018-02-04 19:11:01 / February 4, 2018 @ 7:11 pm UTC/GMT.

Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six hundred and sixty-four, in the last 10 days one thousand, four hundred and seventy-seven, in the past 30 days two thousand, three hundred and sixteen and in the last 365 days two thousand, three hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.

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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 291 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.5 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -149.2351° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 55.8291° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 11.79 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 291km 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 2018-02-04 19:11:01 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-03-05 15:19:55 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 188 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 2.644 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.78 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 183 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us2000d19t Id of event.
Event Code 2000d19t An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ak18331659,us2000d19t, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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