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Moderate earthquake, 5.1 mag has occurred near Sary-Tash in Kyrgyzstan



Earthquake location 39.7669S, 74.4521WA moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 103 km E of Sary-Tash, Kyrgyzstan (64 miles). The temblor was reported at 16:14:43 / 4:14 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 43.75 km (27 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 74.4521° East, 39.7669° North, depth 43.75 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 03/04/18 / 2018-04-03 08:14:43 / April 3, 2018 @ 8:14 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000ddip. Unique identifier: us1000ddip.

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 twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.

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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: 103 km E of Sary-Tash, Kyrgyzstan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 5.1 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 74.4521° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 39.7669° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 43.75 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 103km E of Sary-Tash, Kyrgyzstan Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2018-04-03 08:14:43 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-04-03 08:33:01 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 480 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 400 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 2.064 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.72 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 23 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mww The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us1000ddip Id of event.
Event Code 1000ddip An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us1000ddip, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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