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Light earthquake, 4.4 mag has occurred near Bodrum in Turkey



Earthquake location 37.0912S, 27.582WA light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Bodrum in Turkey. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 27.582 East, latitude 37.0912 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 16:24:31 / 4:24 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000a92r. Unique identifier: us2000a92r. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/08/17 / 2017-08-13 14:24:31 / August 13, 2017 @ 2:24 pm.

Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Köşk, Ródos, Triánta (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop), Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 87 km (54 miles) from Aydın (c. 163 000 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Söke (c. 68 200 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Kuşadası (c. 63 200 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Ródos (c. 56 100 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Muğla (c. 48 200 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Milas (c. 43 200 pop).

There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days thirty-three and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.

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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 14 km ENE of Bodrum, Turkey. This information 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 27.582° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 37.0912° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 14km ENE of Bodrum, Turkey Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-08-13 14:24:31 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-08-27 20:42:49 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 120 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 0.977 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.23 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 49 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 us2000a92r Id of event.
Event Code 2000a92r An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us2000a92r, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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