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Minor earthquake, 3.9 mag strikes near Ban Phlu Nai (1) in Thailand



Earthquake location 7.8774S, 98.6632WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (mg/mb) has striked on Thursday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Ban Phlu Nai (1) in Thailand. The temblor was reported at 00:30:14 / 12:30 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 14.96 km (9 miles). Global time of event 06/05/15 / 2015-05-06 17:30:14 / May 6, 2015 @ 5:30 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 98.6632 East, latitude 7.8774 North, depth 14.96 km, unique identifier, us20002cdv.

Close countries, Thailand (c. 67 090 000 pop). The epicenter was 29 km (18 miles) from Phuket (c. 89 100 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Ban Talat Yai (c. 52 200 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Wichit (c. 38 700 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Kathu (c. 34 800 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Ban Ratsada (c. 33 500 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Krabi (c. 31 200 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Chai Buri, Phang Nga, Ko Lanta.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.9 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 98.6632° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 7.8774° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 14.96 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 10km SE of Ban Phlu Nai (1), Thailand Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-05-06 17:30:14 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-05-06 22:29:55 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 420 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 16 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.2 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 239 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 3.135 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.5 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 127 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 us20002cdv Id of event.
Event Code 20002cdv An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us20002cdv, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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