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Light earthquake: M4.6 quake strikes near Telica in Nicaragua

Earthquake location 12.5234S, -86.7873WA light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (mg/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Telica in Nicaragua. The temblor was reported at 00:37:51 / 12:37 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 167.7 km (104 miles). Global time of event 09/06/15 / 2015-06-09 06:37:51 / June 9, 2015 @ 6:37 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -86.7873 West, latitude 12.5234 North, depth 167.7 km, unique identifier, us20002n6c. Ids that are associated to the event, ,us20002n6c,.

Close countries, Honduras (c. 7 989 000 pop), Nicaragua (c. 5 996 000 pop). The epicenter was 73 km (45 miles) from Managua (c. 973 100 pop), 14 km (9 miles) from León (c. 144 500 pop), 97 km (60 miles) from Masaya (c. 130 100 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Tipitapa (c. 127 200 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Chinandega (c. 126 400 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Estelí (c. 96 400 pop), 97 km (60 miles) from Ciudad Choluteca (c. 75 900 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tisma, Masatepe, Masaya.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.6 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -86.7873° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 12.5234° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 167.7 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 7km E of Telica, Nicaragua Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-06-09 06:37:51 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-06-09 06:49:32 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -360 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 326 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 0.089 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.84 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 130 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 us20002n6c Id of event.
Event Code 20002n6c An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us20002n6c, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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