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Light earthquake, 4.8 mag has occurred near Ngulung Wetan in Indonesia



Earthquake location -8.8707S, 111.3925WA light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes 64 kilometers (40 miles) from Ngulung Wetan in Indonesia on Thursday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 73.76 km (46 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:15:34 / 3:15 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 10/11/16 / 2016-11-10 08:15:34 / November 10, 2016 @ 8:15 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 111.3925° East, -8.8707° South, depth 73.76 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us100076ls. Unique identifier: us100076ls.

Epicenter of the event was 100 km (62 miles) from Boyolangu (c. 32 300 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Trenggalek (c. 29 100 pop). Close country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Boyolangu, Trenggalek.

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 sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 64 km S of Ngulung Wetan, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.8 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 111.3925° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -8.8707° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 73.76 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 64km S of Ngulung Wetan, Indonesia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2016-11-10 08:15:34 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2016-11-10 08:37:01 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 420 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 1 The total number of felt reports
CDI 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 355 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 1.283 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.66 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 102 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 us100076ls Id of event.
Event Code 100076ls An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us100076ls, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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