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Magnitude 6.3 Earthquake: Southeastern Alaska

Summary

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

On Mon May 1st 2017 14:18:15 (UTC) the seismic network recorded an earthquake (preliminary 6.3 mww) located in Southeastern Alaska. Seismic region Eastern Alaska To Vancouver Island.

The epicentral distance (i.e. distance separating the location to the epicenter) to the closest station E28B in the network is 2,764.6 km.

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Details

Time:Mon May 1st 2017 14:18:15 (UTC)
Magnitude:6.3 mww
Location:(59.7444,-136.7022)
Depth:10.0 km
Author:USGS:us
evid,orid:984087,1000421
nass,ndef:126,0
Authoritative:y

Proximity to Population Centers

Event and active stations

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

Seismic waveforms for closest station

Closest station with identified signal. Not filtered.

Seismic waveforms for vertical channels in network

Subset of several stations close to the event. Not filtered.

Signal description at some stations

STA_CHANDeltaS-E azPhase TimeSNRTimeResModelAutharid
B35B_BHZ27.066310.99P1493648640.039525.8171.91iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565612
F36B_BHZ28.862314.42P1493648656.427431.0752.247iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565624
E38A_BHZ29.331313.18P1493648661.24015.44822.898iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565628
I37B_BHZ30.243316.68P1493648668.877429.9662.469iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565634
L34B_BHZ30.319319.77P1493648668.809118.1571.721iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565636
N33B_BHZ30.757321.44P1493648672.670411.6741.717iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565638
G40A_BHZ30.937314.69P1493648674.8317-12.296iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565940
N35B_BHZ31.521320.73P1493648680.4298-12.754iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565941
K38B_BHZ31.559318.09P1493648680.477910.9282.469iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565642
I40B_BHZ31.711316.33P1493648681.8089-12.464iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565939
E43A_BHZ31.779313.13P1493648682.27513.4992.335iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565646
R32B_BHZ32.015324.2P1493648684.669950.3552.657iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565650
N38B_BHZ32.734320.13P1493648690.071425.3151.765iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565652
L40A_BHZ32.757318.4P1493648690.465520.521.958iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565654
E46A_BHZ33.14313.1P1493648694.07266.31332.228iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565666
P38B_BHZ33.495321.34P1493648696.799649.9471.862iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565670
L42A_BHZ33.57318.18P1493648696.843318.5571.259iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565671
K43A_BHZ33.715317.27P1493648698.2993-11.452iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565942
N41A_BHZ33.961319.67P1493648700.697723.8761.717iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565676
T35B_BHZ34.253324.71P1493648703.561734.7512.055iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565681
P40B_BHZ34.286321.05P1493648703.537559.2131.741iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565683
S39B_BHZ35.124323.02P1493648709.896836.0350.873iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565687
R40B_BHZ35.151322.22P1493648710.448114.0251.187iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565689
L46A_BHZ35.242317.71P1493648711.8687-11.828iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565943
O44A_BHZ35.56319.74P1493648715.082712.372.308iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565693
U38B_BHZ35.63324.39P1493648714.696947.8781.321iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565691
Q44B_BHZ36.251320.94P1493648720.43332.4791.741iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565697
N47A_BHZ36.387318.69P1493648721.829228.7521.982iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565703
P46A_BHZ36.592320.01P1493648723.847626.7592.247iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565709
Z35B_BHZ36.898327.78P1493648726.47622.0492.272iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565719
S44A_BHZ37.081322.01P1493648727.428325.1851.669iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565721
O49A_BHZ37.587319.14P1493648731.520717.0311.476iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565729
T45B_BHZ37.914322.42P1493648734.3765-11.572iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565944
237B_BHZ38.67328.14P1493648741.17755.36182.006iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565741
T47A_BHZ38.688322.13P1493648741.135927.9011.814iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565739
N53A_BHZ38.876318.36P1493648743.169822.6582.272iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565745
O52A_BHZ38.893318.98P1493648742.227831.5481.187iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565747
R50A_BHZ39.05320.7P1493648743.777818.0431.428iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565743
W45B_BHZ39.14323.94P1493648745.066118.0911.958iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565749
L56A_BHZ39.543317.2P1493648749.2015-12.736iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565954
Q52A_BHZ39.554319.94P1493648748.084622.411.524iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565757
O54A_BHZ39.576318.84P1493648748.917721.0072.175iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565759
P53A_BHZ39.594319.45P1493648748.77588.43251.886iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565761
U49A_BHZ39.715322.26P1493648749.8823-11.982iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565946
T50A_BHZ39.779321.73P1493648750.4423-12.006iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565945
J58A_BHZ39.796316.27P1493648751.68489.98043.109iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565775
Y45B_BHZ40.02324.93P1493648753.0649-12.633iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565947
Q54A_BHZ40.256319.8P1493648754.42125.5122.03iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565773
E62A_BHZ40.356314.18P1493648755.849934.9842.629iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565813
W50A_BHZ40.989323.11P1493648760.257714.4491.813iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565790
Z47B_BHZ41.271325.02P1493648762.888471.1022.127iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565792
P57A_BHZ41.294319.28P1493648763.248319.1882.296iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565823
V52A_BHZ41.324322.39P1493648763.372723.3272.175iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565794
F64A_BHZ41.465314.99P1493648764.535228.5322.175iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565829
Y49A_BHZ41.533324.23P1493648764.684931.8581.765iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565828
U54A_BHZ41.67321.69P1493648766.693231.1562.657iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565843
X51A_BHZ41.72323.46P1493648766.456115.4062.006iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565840
V53A_BHZ41.848322.4P1493648768.080859.392.585iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565848
V55A_BHZ42.498322.08P1493648773.12921.5112.335iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565866
Z51A_BHZ42.574324.33P1493648774.122521.442.705iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565864
T57A_BHZ42.58321.12P1493648773.1799-11.721iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565948
Y52A_BHZ42.675323.78P1493648774.6511-12.416iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565951
152A_BHZ43.324324.65P1493648779.3281-11.838iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565950
W57A_BHZ43.66322.41P1493648782.225720.5762.03iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565877
U59A_BHZ43.816321.45P1493648783.7774-12.32iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565952
Y57A_BHZ44.366323.16P1493648789.1232-13.26iasp91dbp:rrodd:17121565953

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