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Light earthquake, 4.5 mag was detected near Gunungwaru Satu in Indonesia

Earthquake location -7.2203S, 107.0503WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Gunungwaru Satu in Indonesia. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/12/17 / 2017-12-12 02:23:09 / December 12, 2017 @ 2:23 am. Exact location, longitude 107.0503° East, latitude -7.2203° South, depth = 94.67 km. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:23:09 / 9:23 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000c35s. Id of event: us2000c35s. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 94.67 km (59 miles) below the earth’s surface.

Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sawangan, Parung, Depok. Close country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Event epicenter was 72 km (45 miles) from Bandung (c. 1 699 700 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Depok (c. 1 198 100 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Bogor (c. 800 000 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Cimahi (c. 493 700 pop), 36 km (23 miles) from Sukabumi (c. 276 400 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Purwakarta (c. 215 800 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Ciampea (c. 207 200 pop).

Each 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 two and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 2 km N of Gunungwaru Satu, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.5 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 107.0503° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -7.2203° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 94.67 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 2km N of Gunungwaru Satu, Indonesia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-12-12 02:23:09 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-12-12 02:35:17 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 3.368 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.91 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 88 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 us2000c35s Id of event.
Event Code 2000c35s An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us2000c35s, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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