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

Earthquake location -7.0543S, 106.2509WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Cisujen Satu in Indonesia. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:56:05 / 10:56 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 106.2509 East, latitude -7.0543 South, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000g337. Unique identifier: us2000g337. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/07/18 / 2018-07-07 03:56:05 / July 7, 2018 @ 3:56 am.

Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Depok, Pamulang, Cikupa (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). The epicenter was 96 km (60 miles) from Depok (c. 1 198 100 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Bogor (c. 800 000 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Sukabumi (c. 276 400 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Ciampea (c. 207 200 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Parung (c. 193 900 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Curug (c. 191 400 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Cibinong (c. 188 700 pop).

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

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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 10 km SW of Cisujen Satu, Indonesia.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.5 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 106.2509° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -7.0543° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 10km SW of Cisujen 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 2018-07-07 03:56:05 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-07-27 00:57:04 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 3.455 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.73 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 112 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 us2000g337 Id of event.
Event Code 2000g337 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us2000g337, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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