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Minor earthquake 3 mag, 3 km NNW of San Casciano dei Bagni, Italy

Earthquake location 42.902S, 11.8544WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 3 kilometers (2 miles) from San Casciano dei Bagni in Italy on Saturday. Id of earthquake: us60004166. Event ids that are associated: us60004166. Exact time and date of earthquake 15/06/19 / 2019-06-15 17:31:30 / June 15, 2019 @ 5:31 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 11.8544 East, latitude 42.902 North, depth = 10.73 km. The temblor was detected at 18:31:30 / 6:31 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10.73 km (7 miles).

Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Italy (c. 60 340 000 pop). The epicenter was 49 km (31 miles) from Perugia (c. 120 100 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Terni (c. 97 100 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Arezzo (c. 76 300 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Grosseto (c. 60 900 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Foligno (c. 47 700 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sansepolcro, San Giovanni Valdarno, Gubbio (min 5000 pop).

Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.

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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. 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: 3 km NNW of San Casciano dei Bagni, Italy.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 11.8544° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 42.902° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10.73 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 3km NNW of San Casciano dei Bagni, Italy Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-06-15 17:31:30 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-06-16 05:48:46 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 60 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 1 The total number of felt reports
CDI 2.7 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 139 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 0.609 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.04 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 77 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us60004166 Id of event.
Event Code 60004166 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us60004166, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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