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Minor earthquake 3.7 mag, 9 km NW of Jhelum, Pakistan

Earthquake location 32.9807S, 73.6466WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Jhelum in Pakistan. The temblor was picked up at 06:03:59 / 6:03 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/09/19 / 2019-09-25 01:03:59 / September 25, 2019 @ 1:03 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: us70005ky5. Ids that are associated to the event: us70005ky5. Exact location of earthquake, 73.6466° East, 32.9807° North, depth 10 km.

Earthquake epicenter was 65 km (40 miles) from Kotli (c. 640 000 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Bhimbar (c. 342 900 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Gujrāt (c. 301 500 pop), 9 km (6 miles) from Jhelum (c. 164 100 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Mandi Bahāuddīn (c. 129 700 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Wazīrābād (c. 102 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sambriāl, Kāmra, Nawānshahr (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Pakistan (c. 184 405 000 pop).

There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 9 km NW of Jhelum, Pakistan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.7 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 73.6466° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 32.9807° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 9km NW of Jhelum, Pakistan Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-09-25 01:03:59 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-09-25 16:42:29 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 300 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 1 The total number of felt reports
CDI 2.2 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 211 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 0.739 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.07 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 178 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 us70005ky5 Id of event.
Event Code 70005ky5 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us70005ky5, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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