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Moderate earthquake: M5.4 quake has struck near Enarotali in Indonesia

Earthquake location -2.9036S, 138.2539WA moderate earthquake magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 239 km ENE of Enarotali, Indonesia (149 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 138.2539° East, -2.9036° South, depth 12.13 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/10/19 / 2019-10-22 19:15:29 / October 22, 2019 @ 7:15 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us70005xa1. Unique identifier: us70005xa1. A tsunami warning has been issued near Enarotali in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.13 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 5.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:15:29 / 4:15 am (local time epicenter).

In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.

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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: 239 km ENE of Enarotali, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 5.4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 138.2539° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -2.9036° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 12.13 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 239km ENE of Enarotali, Indonesia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-10-22 19:15:29 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-10-22 19:32:39 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 6.134 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 449 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 5.997 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.01 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 35 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 us70005xa1 Id of event.
Event Code 70005xa1 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us70005xa1, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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