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Minor earthquake, 3.5 mag has occurred near Perryville in Alaska

Earthquake location 55.0791S, -158.3972WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 103 km SSE of Perryville, Alaska (64 miles). The temblor was reported at 21:32:53 / 9:32 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -158.3972 West, latitude 55.0791 North, depth = 29.75 km. Global time and date of event 31/07/20 / 2020-07-31 21:32:53 / July 31, 2020 @ 9:32 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 29.75 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us6000b7p7. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b7p7.

Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eighty-two, in the past 30 days eighty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.

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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: 103 km SSE of Perryville, Alaska.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.5 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -158.3972° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 55.0791° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 29.75 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 103 km SSE of Perryville, Alaska Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-07-31 21:32:53 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-07-31 21:47:02 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 188 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 0.731 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.65 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 194 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 us6000b7p7 Id of event.
Event Code 6000b7p7 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us6000b7p7, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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