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Light earthquake 4.2 mag, 111 km E of Ozernovskiy, Russia

Earthquake location 51.6404S, 158.1123WA light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 111 km E of Ozernovskiy, Russia (69 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 88.75 km (55 miles) below the earth’s surface. 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: us1000i2tk. Id of event: us1000i2tk. The temblor was picked up at 19:49:13 / 7:49 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 158.1123° East, latitude 51.6404° North, depth = 88.75 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/11/18 / 2018-11-29 07:49:13 / November 29, 2018 @ 7:49 am.

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

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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 111 km E of Ozernovskiy, Russia.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.2 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 158.1123° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 51.6404° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 88.75 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 111km E of Ozernovskiy, Russia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2018-11-29 07:49:13 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-12-23 08:13:26 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 720 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 271 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 1.424 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.64 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 161 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 us1000i2tk Id of event.
Event Code 1000i2tk An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us1000i2tk, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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