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Light earthquake, 4.6 mag has occurred near Bambanglipuro in Indonesia

Earthquake location -8.3576S, 110.1662WA light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 46 kilometers (29 miles) from Bambanglipuro in Indonesia on Saturday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 110.1662 East, latitude -8.3576 South, depth = 96.89 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/08/19 / 2019-08-10 13:26:45 / August 10, 2019 @ 1:26 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 20:26:45 / 8:26 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 96.89 km (60 miles). Id of earthquake: us600053en. Event ids that are associated: us600053en.

Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 67 km (42 miles) from Yogyakarta (c. 636 700 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Klaten (c. 126 800 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Depok (c. 104 500 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Kasihan (c. 86 200 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Sewon (c. 73 600 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Mertoyudan (c. 69 900 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Melati (c. 67 100 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ceper, Karanganom, Mertoyudan (min 5000 pop).

Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 46 km SSW of Bambanglipuro, Indonesia.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.6 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 110.1662° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -8.3576° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 96.89 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 46km SSW of Bambanglipuro, Indonesia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-08-10 13:26:45 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-08-10 15:49:43 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 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 326 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 0.566 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.43 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 102 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 us600053en Id of event.
Event Code 600053en An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us600053en, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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