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Light earthquake 4.5 mag, 51 km SSW of Karangbadar Kidul, Indonesia

Earthquake location -8.1599S, 108.9327WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 51 kilometers (32 miles) from Karangbadar Kidul in Indonesia on Monday. The epicenter was at a depth of 72.01 km (45 miles). The temblor was detected at 21:52:23 / 9:52 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/07/16 / 2016-07-11 14:52:23 / July 11, 2016 @ 2:52 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100062mb. Id of event: us100062mb. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 108.9327 East, latitude -8.1599 South, depth = 72.01 km.

Event epicenter was 89 km (55 miles) from Purwokerto (c. 217 200 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Sokaraja (c. 66 500 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Banyumas (c. 48 400 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Wangon (c. 35 500 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Gombong (c. 32 000 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Sidareja (c. 30 300 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Kroya (c. 23 300 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Gombong, Purwokerto, Sokaraja (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop).

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

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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 51 km SSW of Karangbadar Kidul, Indonesia.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.5 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 108.9327° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -8.1599° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 72.01 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 51km SSW of Karangbadar Kidul, Indonesia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2016-07-11 14:52:23 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2016-07-11 16:28:28 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 420 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 312 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 1.594 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.97 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 77 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 us100062mb Id of event.
Event Code 100062mb An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us100062mb, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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