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Light earthquake, 4.5 mag strikes near Cibaregbeg in Indonesia



Earthquake location -7.9061S, 107.7809WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Cibaregbeg in Indonesia on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 25.87 km (16 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:00:12 / 9:00 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 107.7809 East, latitude -7.9061 South, depth = 25.87 km. Global time and date of event 26/03/17 / 2017-03-26 02:00:12 / March 26, 2017 @ 2:00 am UTC/GMT. Event id: us10008dk3. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008dk3.

Nearby country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ciamis, Paseh, Rajapolah (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 81 km (50 miles) from Tasikmalaya (c. 271 100 pop), 89 km (56 miles) from Paseh (c. 126 200 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Ciamis (c. 123 600 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Kawalu (c. 50 500 pop), 72 km (44 miles) from Singaparna (c. 48 900 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Rajapolah (c. 39 800 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Banjar (c. 37 300 pop).

Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.

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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. 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: 25 km S of Cibaregbeg, Indonesia.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.5 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 107.7809° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -7.9061° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 25.87 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 25km S of Cibaregbeg, Indonesia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-03-26 02:00:12 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-04-12 05:32:26 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 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 2.716 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 194 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 us10008dk3 Id of event.
Event Code 10008dk3 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us10008dk3, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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