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Minor earthquake: M3.6 quake has struck near Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska

Earthquake location 51.4089S, 178.3019WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Tuesday. Global time and date of event 01/12/20 / 2020-12-01 00:09:21 / December 1, 2020 @ 12:09 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35.8 km (22 miles). The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:09:21 / 12:09 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak020ffomms0. Event ids that are associated: ak020ffomms0. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 178.3019 East, latitude 51.4089 North, depth = 35.8 km.

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 four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-seven 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: Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.6 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 178.3019° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 51.4089° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 35.8 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-12-01 00:09:21 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-12-01 02:14:42 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 199 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 0.62 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 ak020ffomms0 Id of event.
Event Code 020ffomms0 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ak020ffomms0, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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