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Minor earthquake 3.8 mag, 20 km WSW of Kasur, Pakistan

Earthquake location 31.0178S, 74.2657WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Kasur in Pakistan. The temblor was reported at 10:45:32 / 10:45 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 23/09/18 / 2018-09-23 05:45:32 / September 23, 2018 @ 5:45 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 74.2657° East, latitude 31.0178° North, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000hiwa. Unique identifier: us2000hiwa.

Nearby country/countries, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop), Pakistan (c. 184 405 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 60 km (37 miles) from Lahore (c. 6 310 900 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Sheikhupura (c. 361 300 pop), 20 km (13 miles) from Kasūr (c. 290 600 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Okāra (c. 223 600 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Jarānwāla (c. 119 800 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Fīrozpur (c. 102 100 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Jarānwāla, Kot Ïsa Khān, Mānānwāla (min 5000 pop).

Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.

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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 20 km WSW of Kasur, Pakistan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.8 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 74.2657° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 31.0178° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 20km WSW of Kasur, Pakistan Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2018-09-23 05:45:32 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-09-23 06:21:27 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 300 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 222 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 2.757 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.73 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 182 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 us2000hiwa Id of event.
Event Code 2000hiwa An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us2000hiwa, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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