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Minor earthquake, 3.7 mag has occurred near Susitna North in Alaska

Earthquake location 62.0896S, -149.5367WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Susitna North in Alaska on Wednesday. Id of earthquake: ak0211kjmeea. Event ids that are associated: ak0211kjmeea. Exact location of event, longitude -149.5367 West, latitude 62.0896 North, depth = 47.6 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/02/21 / 2021-02-03 19:06:36 / February 3, 2021 @ 7:06 pm. The temblor was reported at 19:06:36 / 7:06 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 47.6 km (30 miles).

Event epicenter was 85 km (53 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Wasilla (c. 7 800 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Meadow Lakes (c. 7 600 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Eagle River, Knik-Fairview, Gateway.

In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days eighty-eight 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.

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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 18 km ESE of Susitna North, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.7 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -149.5367° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 62.0896° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 47.6 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 18 km ESE of Susitna North, Alaska Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2021-02-03 19:06:36 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2021-02-03 19:09:02 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 automatic 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 211 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network ak The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,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 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.63 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 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 ak0211kjmeea Id of event.
Event Code 0211kjmeea An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ak0211kjmeea, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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