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Earthquake: M 4.5 quake strikes near La Virginia in Colombia

Earthquake location 4.8854S, -75.9146WA light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (mg/mb) has striked on Saturday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from La Virginia in Colombia. The temblor was reported at 09:20:34 / 9:20 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 127.71 km (79 miles). Global time of event 2014-10-19 02:20:34 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -75.9146 West, latitude 4.8854 North, depth 127.71 km.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.5 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -75.9146° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 4.8854° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 127.71 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 3km WSW of La Virginia, Colombia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2014-10-19 02:20:34 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2014-10-19 02:47:54 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -300 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 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 312 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 us 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 1.588 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.06 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 93 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 usb000sny7 Id of event.
Event Code b000sny7 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS usb000sny7 A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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