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Moderate earthquake, 5.2 mag strikes near Padangsidempuan in Indonesia

Earthquake location 0.6547S, 98.4416WA moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 120 km SW of Padangsidempuan, Indonesia (75 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 02/06/19 / 2019-06-02 03:03:10 / June 2, 2019 @ 3:03 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has been issued near Padangsidempuan in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us70003uac. Event ids that are associated: us70003uac. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 49.41 km (31 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 98.4416 East, latitude 0.6547 North, depth = 49.41 km. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:03:10 / 10:03 am (local time epicenter).

Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. 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 fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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: 120 km SW of Padangsidempuan, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 5.2 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 98.4416° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 0.6547° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 49.41 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 120km SW of Padangsidempuan, Indonesia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-06-02 03:03:10 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-06-02 03:20:25 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 1 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 416 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 1.079 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.11 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 82 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 us70003uac Id of event.
Event Code 70003uac An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us70003uac, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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