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Minor earthquake 3.4 mag, 27 km SSW of Centennial Park, Arizona

Earthquake location 36.7146S, -113.0448WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 27 kilometers (17 miles) from Centennial Park in Arizona on Saturday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b3v2. Id of event: us6000b3v2. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). The temblor was reported at 04:00:02 / 4:00 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -113.0448 West, latitude 36.7146 North, depth = 5 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/07/20 / 2020-07-25 04:00:02 / July 25, 2020 @ 4:00 am.

Epicenter of the earthquake was 65 km (40 miles) from Saint George (c. 72 900 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Washington (c. 18 800 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Hurricane (c. 13 700 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Ivins (c. 6 800 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Santa Clara (c. 6 000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ivins, Santa Clara, Saint George (min 5000 pop).

There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days five 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.

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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 27 km SSW of Centennial Park, Arizona.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -113.0448° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 36.7146° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 5 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 27 km SSW of Centennial Park, Arizona Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-07-25 04:00:02 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-07-25 04:09:27 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 1 The total number of felt reports
CDI 2.7 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 178 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 0.336 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.57 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 34 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 us6000b3v2 Id of event.
Event Code 6000b3v2 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us6000b3v2, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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