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Strong earthquake, 6.1 mag has occurred near Abepura in Indonesia

Earthquake location -2.8619S, 138.4921WA earthquake magnitude 6.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 233 km W of Abepura, Indonesia (145 miles). The temblor was detected at 10:05:28 / 10:05 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us600044z4. Event ids that are associated: us600044z4. A tsunami warning has been issued near Abepura in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 24/06/19 / 2019-06-24 01:05:28 / June 24, 2019 @ 1:05 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 21.99 km (14 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 138.4921 East, latitude -2.8619 South, depth = 21.99 km.

Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. There are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.

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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 data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 233 km W of Abepura, Indonesia.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 6.1 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 138.4921° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -2.8619° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 21.99 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 233km W of Abepura, Indonesia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-06-24 01:05:28 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-06-24 01:25:36 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 540 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 6.05 The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level green 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 572 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 6.235 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.33 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 33 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 us600044z4 Id of event.
Event Code 600044z4 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us600044z4, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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