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Light earthquake, 4.2 mag has occurred near Seredang in Indonesia

Earthquake location -6.7921S, 106.281WA light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Seredang in Indonesia. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 121.12 km (75 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10007drv. Id of event: us10007drv. Exact location, longitude 106.281° East, latitude -6.7921° South, depth = 121.12 km. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:37:11 / 6:37 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 21/11/16 / 2016-11-21 23:37:11 / November 21, 2016 @ 11:37 pm UTC/GMT.

Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Jakarta, Cileungsir, Teluknaga. Nearby country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 89 km (56 miles) from Jakarta (c. 8 540 100 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Tangerang (c. 1 372 100 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from South Tangerang (c. 1 303 600 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Depok (c. 1 198 100 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Bogor (c. 800 000 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Sukabumi (c. 276 400 pop).

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

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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: 2 km NE of Seredang, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.2 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 106.281° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -6.7921° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 121.12 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 2km NE of Seredang, Indonesia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2016-11-21 23:37:11 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2016-12-13 05:03:23 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 420 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI 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 271 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 1.324 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.61 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 139 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 us10007drv Id of event.
Event Code 10007drv An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us10007drv, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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