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Minor earthquake: M3.9 quake strikes near Senpazar in Turkey

Earthquake location 41.7697S, 33.4118WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (mg/mb) has struck on Friday, 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Senpazar in Turkey. The temblor was reported at 22:14:48 / 10:14 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 7.66 km (5 miles). Global time of event 08/05/15 / 2015-05-08 19:14:48 / May 8, 2015 @ 7:14 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 33.4118 East, latitude 41.7697 North, depth 7.66 km, unique identifier, us20002dzl.

Close countries, Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop). The epicenter was 53 km (33 miles) from Kastamonu (c. 70 400 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Safranbolu (c. 35 200 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Taşköprü (c. 17 500 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from İnebolu (c. 9 900 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Türkeli (c. 8 300 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Devrekani (c. 6 600 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Amasra, Safranbolu, Türkeli.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.9 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 33.4118° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 41.7697° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 7.66 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 15km ESE of Senpazar, Turkey Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-05-08 19:14:48 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-05-09 16:13:35 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 180 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI 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 234 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 0.481 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.07 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 mwr The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us20002dzl Id of event.
Event Code 20002dzl An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us20002dzl, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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