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Moderate earthquake: M5.4 quake has struck near Cicadas in Indonesia

Earthquake location -7.2098S, 105.7578WA moderate earthquake magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 43 kilometers (27 miles) from Cicadas in Indonesia. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 72.05 km (45 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 28/11/15 / 2015-11-28 14:47:19 / November 28, 2015 @ 2:47 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has been issued near Cicadas in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 21:47:19 / 9:47 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us100041wc. Event ids that are associated: us100041wc. Exact location, longitude 105.7578° East, latitude -7.2098° South, depth = 72.05 km.

Country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Rangkasbitung, Pandeglang, Labuan. Event epicenter was 109 km (68 miles) from Rangkasbitung (c. 126 900 pop), 107 km (67 miles) from Pandeglang (c. 92 300 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Pelabuhanratu (c. 43 000 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Labuan (c. 33 600 pop).

Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.

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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 43 km SSE of Cicadas, Indonesia.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 5.4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 105.7578° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -7.2098° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 72.05 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 43km SSE of Cicadas, Indonesia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-11-28 14:47:19 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-11-28 15:05:56 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 420 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 19 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.4 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 455 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 3.251 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.37 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 133 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 us100041wc Id of event.
Event Code 100041wc An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us100041wc, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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