Earthquakes today

Current and latest world earthquakes breaking news, activity and articles today

Earthquake breaking news, Minor World Earthquakes Magnitude -3.9

Minor earthquake, 3.7 mag was detected near Sand Point in Alaska

Earthquake location 54.4214S, -159.6357WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 115 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (71 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000dheg. Unique identifier: us7000dheg. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 30.88 km (19 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 11:46:34 / 11:46 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -159.6357° West, 54.4214° North, depth 30.88 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 09/03/21 / 2021-03-09 11:46:34 / March 9, 2021 @ 11:46 am UTC/GMT.

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

Did you feel anything?

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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 115 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

Copyright © 2021 All rights reserved.

More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.7 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -159.6357° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 54.4214° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 30.88 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 115 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2021-03-09 11:46:34 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2021-03-09 13:03:09 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 211 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 0.411 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.53 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 202 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 us7000dheg Id of event.
Event Code 7000dheg An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us7000dheg, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

Leave a Reply