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Magnitude 6.5 Earthquake: Gansu, China

Summary

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

On Tue Aug 8th 2017 13:19:49 (UTC) the seismic network recorded an earthquake (preliminary 6.5 mww) located in Gansu, China. Seismic region Southern Sinkiang To Kansu.

The epicentral distance (i.e. distance separating the location to the epicenter) to the closest station CSLB in the network is 11,384.8 km.

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Details

Time:Tue Aug 8th 2017 13:19:49 (UTC)
Magnitude:6.5 mww
Location:(33.2171,103.8432)
Depth:10.0 km
Author:USGS:us
evid,orid:1403980,1456483
nass,ndef:35,0
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
SMER_HHZ102.981325.71PKiKP1502199487.3831-1-0.682iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721477593
KNW_HHZ102.983326.07PKiKP1502199487.8051-1-0.263iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721477594
RHIL_HHZ102.99326.02PKiKP1502199487.8332-1-0.247iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721477595
CRY_HHZ103.095326.03PKiKP1502199488.5753-10.304iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721477596
WMC_HHZ103.117326.08PKiKP1502199488.8119-10.499iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721477597
PFO_HHZ103.185326.24PKiKP1502199488.5646-10.128iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721477600
BZN_HHZ103.189326.07PKiKP1502199489.1303-10.687iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721477602
FRD_HHZ103.216326.12PKiKP1502199489.3898-10.896iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721477608
TRO_HHZ103.274326.25PKiKP1502199490.0602-11.461iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721477609
LVA2_HHZ103.354326.13pPKiKP1502199490.9641-1-1.213iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721477611
TR02_HHZ103.366326.24pPKiKP1502199491.1541-1-1.045iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721477612
TR03_HHZ103.37326.23pPKiKP1502199491.0357-1-1.171iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721477613
TR04_HHZ103.378326.23pPKiKP1502199491.0696-1-1.151iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721477614
MONP2_HHZ103.801326.17pPKiKP1502199493.9095-10.915iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721477618

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