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Minor earthquake: M3.6 quake has struck near New Mirpur in Pakistan

Earthquake location 33.073S, 73.8115WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from New Mirpur in Pakistan. The temblor was reported at 22:35:57 / 10:35 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 73.8115 East, latitude 33.073 North, depth = 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/09/19 / 2019-09-24 17:35:57 / September 24, 2019 @ 5:35 pm. Event id: us60005mye. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60005mye.

Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sambriāl, Kotli Lohārān, Rasūlnagar (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 50 km (31 miles) from Kotli (c. 640 000 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Bhimbar (c. 342 900 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Gujrāt (c. 301 500 pop), 17 km (11 miles) from Jhelum (c. 164 100 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Mandi Bahāuddīn (c. 129 700 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Wazīrābād (c. 102 400 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Pakistan (c. 184 405 000 pop).

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

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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 8 km SSE of New Mirpur, Pakistan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.6 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 73.8115° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 33.073° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 8km SSE of New Mirpur, Pakistan Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-09-24 17:35:57 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-09-25 16:30:37 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 300 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 199 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 0.733 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.96 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 181 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 us60005mye Id of event.
Event Code 60005mye An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us60005mye, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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