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Minor earthquake: M3.3 quake has struck near Jamestown in Australia

Earthquake location -33.1618S, 138.5208WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Jamestown in Australia. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/07/18 / 2018-07-09 12:45:32 / July 9, 2018 @ 12:45 pm. Exact location, longitude 138.5208° East, latitude -33.1618° South, depth = 7.38 km. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:15:32 / 10:15 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000g0qi. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000g0qi. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 7.38 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.

Earthquake epicenter was 47 km (29 miles) from Port Pirie (c. 13 200 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Port Pirie. Close country/countries that might be effected, Australia (c. 21 516 000 pop).

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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 8 km WNW of Jamestown, Australia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 138.5208° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -33.1618° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 7.38 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 8km WNW of Jamestown, Australia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2018-07-09 12:45:32 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-07-09 21:43:17 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 570 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 1 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.1 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 168 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 2.098 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.87 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 149 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 us2000g0qi Id of event.
Event Code 2000g0qi An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us2000g0qi, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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