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Moderate earthquake: M5 quake strikes near Abepura in Indonesia

Earthquake location -2.2406S, 138.9014WA moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (mg/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 192 kilometers (119 miles) from Abepura in Indonesia. The temblor was reported at 01:28:10 / 1:28 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 49.38 km (31 miles). Global time of event 30/03/15 / 2015-03-30 16:28:10 / March 30, 2015 @ 4:28 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has been issued near Abepura in Indonesia, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 138.9014 East, latitude -2.2406 South, depth 49.38 km, unique identifier, us10001s2a.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 5 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 138.9014° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -2.2406° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 49.38 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 192km WNW of Abepura, Indonesia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-03-30 16:28:10 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-03-30 16:59:00 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 540 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 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 385 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 6.679 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.63 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 29 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 us10001s2a Id of event.
Event Code 10001s2a An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us10001s2a, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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