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Earthquake: M 4.4 quake strikes near Dubovo in Kosovo



Earthquake location 42.7358S, 20.3003WA light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (mg/mb) was reported Wednesday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Dubovo in Kosovo. The temblor was reported at 02:30:07 / 2:30 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 7.46 km (5 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-21 01:30:07 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 20.3003 East, latitude 42.7358 North, depth 7.46 km.

Close countries, Montenegro (c. 667 000 pop), Kosovo (c. 1 800 000 pop). The epicenter was 71 km (44 miles) from Pristina (c. 550 000 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Prizren (c. 171 500 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Podgorica (c. 136 500 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Mitrovicë (c. 107 000 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Gjakovë (c. 94 200 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Novo Brdo, Šipkovica, Podgorica.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 20.3003° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 42.7358° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 7.46 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 6km WNW of Dubovo, Kosovo Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-01-21 01:30:07 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-01-21 04:15:43 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 60 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 0 The total number of felt reports
CDI 1 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 298 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 0.826 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.02 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 32 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 usc000thpm Id of event.
Event Code c000thpm An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS usc000thpm A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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