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Light earthquake 4.1 mag, 33 km SSE of Pemongkong, Indonesia



Earthquake location -9.1225S, 116.603WA light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 33 kilometers (21 miles) from Pemongkong in Indonesia. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:35:38 / 7:35 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us100085rd. Unique identifier: us100085rd. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 38.16 km (24 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/02/17 / 2017-02-19 11:35:38 / February 19, 2017 @ 11:35 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 116.603 East, latitude -9.1225 South, depth = 38.16 km.

Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mataram, Praya. Country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). The epicenter was 80 km (50 miles) from Mataram (c. 318 700 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Praya (c. 35 200 pop).

There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 33 km SSE of Pemongkong, Indonesia.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.1 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 116.603° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -9.1225° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 38.16 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 33km SSE of Pemongkong, Indonesia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-02-19 11:35:38 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-03-03 09:04:26 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 480 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 259 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 2.507 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.21 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 us100085rd Id of event.
Event Code 100085rd An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us100085rd, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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