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Minor earthquake, 3.9 mag has occurred near Alaska Peninsula

Earthquake location 54.7294S, -160.4788WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, Alaska Peninsula (0 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000b2b4. Unique identifier: us6000b2b4. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/07/20 / 2020-07-22 23:09:18 / July 22, 2020 @ 11:09 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 23:09:18 / 11:09 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -160.4788 West, latitude 54.7294 North, depth = 43.91 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 43.91 km (27 miles) below the earth’s surface.

In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-five, in the last 10 days twenty-six, in the past 30 days twenty-nine and in the last 365 days eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.

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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. 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: Alaska Peninsula.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.9 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -160.4788° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 54.7294° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 43.91 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place Alaska Peninsula Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-07-22 23:09:18 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-07-22 23:34:23 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 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 234 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 0.525 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.07 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 us6000b2b4 Id of event.
Event Code 6000b2b4 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us6000b2b4, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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