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Minor earthquake: M3.9 quake has struck near Sukonolo Krajan in Indonesia



Earthquake location -8.1039S, 112.6086WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was reported 0 kilometers (0 miles) from Sukonolo Krajan in Indonesia on Saturday. Exact location of event, longitude 112.6086 East, latitude -8.1039 South, depth = 60.1 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 60.1 km (37 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/04/17 / 2017-04-08 08:17:14 / April 8, 2017 @ 8:17 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us10008g3n. Unique identifier: us10008g3n. The temblor was picked up at 15:17:14 / 3:17 pm (local time epicenter).

Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kencong, Driyorejo, Kertosono. Epicenter of the event was 14 km (9 miles) from Malang (c. 746 700 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Kediri (c. 235 100 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Probolinggo (c. 181 700 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Lawang (c. 159 400 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Pasuruan (c. 158 600 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Sidoarjo (c. 139 200 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop).

Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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 two and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.

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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: 0 km W of Sukonolo Krajan, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.9 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 112.6086° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -8.1039° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 60.1 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 0km W of Sukonolo Krajan, Indonesia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-04-08 08:17:14 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-04-09 22:02:57 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 420 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 2 The total number of felt reports
CDI 2.7 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 235 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 1.57 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.19 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 101 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 us10008g3n Id of event.
Event Code 10008g3n An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us10008g3n, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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