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Moderate earthquake 5.2 mag, 77 km WNW of Tur kmenbasy, Tur kmenistan

Earthquake location 40.3458S, 52.1533WA moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (mg/mb) was reported Monday, 77 kilometers (48 miles) from Tur kmenbasy in Tur kmenistan. The temblor was reported at 01:45:23 / 1:45 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 27.59 km (17 miles). Global time of event 22/03/15 / 2015-03-22 22:45:23 / March 22, 2015 @ 10:45 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 52.1533 East, latitude 40.3458 North, depth 27.59 km, unique identifier, us10001pn9.

Close countries, Turkmenistan (c. 4 941 000 pop). The epicenter was 77 km (48 miles) from Türkmenbaşy (c. 68 300 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Türkmenbaşy.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 5.2 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 52.1533° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 40.3458° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 27.59 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 77km WNW of Turkmenbasy, Turkmenistan Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-03-22 22:45:23 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-03-22 22:58:46 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 180 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 0 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 416 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 5.226 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.95 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 66 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 us10001pn9 Id of event.
Event Code 10001pn9 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us10001pn9, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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