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Light earthquake, 4.4 mag was detected near Timor Sea



Earthquake location -8.0981S, 128.5787WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Timor Sea (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 153.58 km (95 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:13:52 / 1:13 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100096fh. Id of event: us100096fh. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/06/17 / 2017-06-26 04:13:52 / June 26, 2017 @ 4:13 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 128.5787 East, latitude -8.0981 South, depth = 153.58 km.

Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.

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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: Timor Sea. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 128.5787° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -8.0981° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 153.58 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place Timor Sea Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-06-26 04:13:52 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-07-12 22:44:57 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 540 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 298 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 2.696 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.38 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 128 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 us100096fh Id of event.
Event Code 100096fh An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us100096fh, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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