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Major earthquake 7.3 mag, 154 km NW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia

Earthquake location 1.8854S, 126.5091WA major earthquake magnitude 7.3 (mg/mb) was reported Saturday, 154 kilometers (96 miles) from Kota Ternate in Indonesia. The temblor was reported at 10:31:42 / 10:31 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 46.97 km (29 miles). Global time of event 2014-11-15 02:31:42 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has been issued near Kota Ternate in Indonesia, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 126.5091 East, latitude 1.8854 North, depth 46.97 km.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 7.3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 126.5091° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 1.8854° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 46.97 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 154km NW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2014-11-15 02:31:42 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2014-11-15 02:49:50 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 480 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 2 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.4 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 6.44 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 821 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 ptatus 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 1.399 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.13 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 20 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mwp The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID usc000sxh8 Id of event.
Event Code c000sxh8 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS pt14319000at00nf270vusc000sxh8 A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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