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Light earthquake: M4.3 quake has struck near Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy in Russia

Earthquake location 54.2197S, 162.2676WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 223 km S of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia (139 miles). Global time and date of event 11/03/18 / 2018-03-11 03:09:22 / March 11, 2018 @ 3:09 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 14.47 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000d2z1. Id of event: us1000d2z1. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 14:09:22 / 2:09 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 162.2676° East, latitude 54.2197° North, depth = 14.47 km.

Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 223 km S of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 162.2676° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 54.2197° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 14.47 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 223km S of Ust'-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2018-03-11 03:09:22 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-03-11 03:54:29 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 660 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 284 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 ,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 2.465 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.63 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 80 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 us1000d2z1 Id of event.
Event Code 1000d2z1 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us1000d2z1, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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