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Light earthquake, 4.1 mag strikes near Demirtas in Turkey

Earthquake location 40.2548S, 29.1462WA light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Demirtas in Turkey. All ids that are associated to the event: us200062gc. Unique identifier: us200062gc. Exact location, longitude 29.1462° East, latitude 40.2548° North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:09:46 / 7:09 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/06/16 / 2016-06-07 04:09:46 / June 7, 2016 @ 4:09 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).

Nearby country/countries, Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Beylikdüzü, Pamukova, Yakuplu (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 86 km (53 miles) from İstanbul (c. 11 174 300 pop), 9 km (5 miles) from Bursa (c. 1 412 700 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from Bağcılar (c. 724 300 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Üsküdar (c. 582 700 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Bahçelievler (c. 576 800 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Umraniye (c. 573 300 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 4 km ESE of Demirtas, Turkey.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.1 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 29.1462° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 40.2548° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 4km ESE of Demirtas, Turkey Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2016-06-07 04:09:46 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2016-06-07 20:47:46 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 180 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 5 The total number of felt reports
CDI 4.2 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 261 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 1.07 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.45 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 46 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 us200062gc Id of event.
Event Code 200062gc An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us200062gc, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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