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Earthquake 5.8 mb, 38 km SE of Boca de Yuma, Dominican Republic

Earthquake location 18.1332S, -68.3509WAn earthquake with magnitude 5.8 mg has occurred in 38 km SE of Boca de Yuma, Dominican Republic. Time of event: Wednesday 28th May @ 9:15 pm UTC. Location of event: -68.3509S, 18.1332W, depth=91.04 km. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about quake recorded in: 38 km SE of Boca de Yuma, Dominican Republic. Did you feel it? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 5.8 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -68.3509° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 18.1332° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 91.04 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 38km SE of Boca de Yuma, Dominican Republic Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2014-05-28 21:15:04 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2014-05-28 21:40:24 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -300 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 205 The total number of felt reports
CDI 4.3 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 5.04 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 1 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 606 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 atus 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 0.38 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.99 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 17 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mww The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID usc000r88y Id of event.
Event Code c000r88y An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS at00n6az15usc000r88y A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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