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Minor earthquake 3.1 mag, 281 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska

Earthquake location 55.9185S, -149.2975WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 281 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (175 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was picked up at 00:27:03 / 12:27 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us2000dddq. Event ids that are associated: ak18605537, us2000dddq. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10.01 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/02/18 / 2018-02-25 10:27:03 / February 25, 2018 @ 10:27 am. Exact location of event, longitude -149.2975 West, latitude 55.9185 North, depth = 10.01 km.

Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fifty-one, in the last 10 days three hundred and sixty-three, in the past 30 days one thousand, five hundred and fourty-five and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 281 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.1 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -149.2975° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 55.9185° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10.01 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 281km 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 2018-02-25 10:27:03 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-03-09 08:23:45 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 148 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 2.565 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.73 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 231 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 us2000dddq Id of event.
Event Code 2000dddq An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ak18605537,us2000dddq, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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