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Minor World Earthquakes Magnitude -3.9

Minor earthquake, 3.8 mag was detected near Adak in Alaska

Earthquake location 51.4052S, -178.8321WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 160 km WSW of Adak, Alaska (99 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 32.119 km (20 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -178.8321 West, latitude 51.4052 North, depth = 32.119 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0248i9cetd, us7000mwyc. Id of event: us7000mwyc. Global time and date of event 03/07/24 / 2024-07-03 18:34:56 / July 3, 2024 @ 6:34 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 18:34:56 / 6:34 pm (local time epicenter).

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

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.8 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -178.8321° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 51.4052° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 32.119 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 160 km WSW of Adak, Alaska Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2024-07-03 18:34:56 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2024-07-09 18:15:10 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 2.455 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 222 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 ,ak,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 51 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.149 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.6 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 196 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 us7000mwyc Id of event.
Event Code 7000mwyc An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ak0248i9cetd,us7000mwyc, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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