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Light earthquake, 4.1 mag strikes near OEluedeniz in Turkey

Earthquake location 36.4381S, 28.8703WA light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 28 kilometers (17 miles) from OEluedeniz in Turkey. Unique identifier: us2000hgqe. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000hgqe. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.57 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:35:04 / 6:35 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/09/18 / 2018-09-09 16:35:04 / September 9, 2018 @ 4:35 pm. Exact location, longitude 28.8703° East, latitude 36.4381° North, depth = 9.57 km.

Nearby country/countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop), Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 30 km (19 miles) from Fethiye (c. 60 400 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Ródos (c. 56 100 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Marmaris (c. 33 700 pop), 44 km (28 miles) from Ortaca (c. 19 700 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Dalaman (c. 19 300 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Sarigerme (c. 16 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ula, Kaş, Archángelos.

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

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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 28 km WSW of OEluedeniz, Turkey. 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 28.8703° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 36.4381° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 9.57 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 28km WSW of OEluedeniz, Turkey Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2018-09-09 16:35:04 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-09-19 16:23:20 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 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 0.627 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.08 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 97 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 us2000hgqe Id of event.
Event Code 2000hgqe An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us2000hgqe, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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