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Strong earthquake 6 mag, 92 km WSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska

Earthquake location 54.476S, -160.8965WA earthquake with magnitude 6 (ml/mb) was reported 92 km WSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska (57 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of event, depth 17.13 km, -160.8965° West, 54.476° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 17.13 km (11 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/07/18 / 2018-07-19 14:16:26 / July 19, 2018 @ 2:16 pm. Event id: us2000g8tr. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00pc4abg, us2000g8tr, ak19905074. A tsunami warning has been issued near Chernabura Island in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 03:16:26 / 3:16 am (local time epicenter).

Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world.

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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 92 km WSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 6 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -160.8965° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 54.476° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 17.13 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 92km WSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2018-07-19 14:16:26 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-07-19 14:41:22 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -660 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 1 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.4 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 3.79 The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level green 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 1 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 554 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 ,at,us,ak, 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 0.838 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.14 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 151 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mww The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us2000g8tr Id of event.
Event Code 2000g8tr An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,at00pc4abg,us2000g8tr,ak19905074, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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