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Light earthquake: M4.1 quake has struck near Tura in India

Earthquake location 25.275S, 90.2279WA light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 27 kilometers (17 miles) from Tura in India on Thursday. Unique identifier: us2000ahj3. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000ahj3. Exact location of earthquake, 90.2279° East, 25.275° North, depth 36.67 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 36.67 km (23 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/09/17 / 2017-09-07 14:32:03 / September 7, 2017 @ 2:32 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 20:02:03 / 8:02 pm (local time epicenter).

Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Dhuburi, Lakhipur, Sarishābāri (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 60 km (38 miles) from Mymensingh (c. 225 100 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Jamālpur (c. 167 900 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Sherpur (c. 107 400 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Sarishābāri (c. 81 300 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Netrakona (c. 79 000 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Tura (c. 63 600 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Bangladesh (c. 156 118 000 pop), India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop).

Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.

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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 27 km S of Tura, India. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.1 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 90.2279° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 25.275° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 36.67 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 27km S of Tura, India Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-09-07 14:32:03 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-09-07 16:32:10 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 330 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 1 The total number of felt reports
CDI 2 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 1.5 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.33 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 172 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 us2000ahj3 Id of event.
Event Code 2000ahj3 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us2000ahj3, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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