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Light earthquake: M4.6 quake has struck near Sepang in Indonesia

Earthquake location -8.2862S, 114.9066WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Sepang in Indonesia. Exact location of earthquake, 114.9066° East, -8.2862° South, depth 10 km. Id of earthquake: us60006bg3. Event ids that are associated: us60006bg3. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 14/11/19 / 2019-11-14 10:10:12 / November 14, 2019 @ 10:10 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 18:10:12 / 6:10 pm (local time epicenter).

Earthquake epicenter was 53 km (33 miles) from Denpasar (c. 405 900 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Singaraja (c. 133 800 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Banyuwangi (c. 108 200 pop), 13 km (8 miles) from Banjar (c. 89 000 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Genteng (c. 79 700 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Muncar (c. 64 500 pop), 72 km (44 miles) from Srono (c. 36 300 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Gambiran Satu, Genteng, Karangasem (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected).

In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 2 km NNW of Sepang, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.6 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 114.9066° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -8.2862° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 2km NNW of Sepang, Indonesia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-11-14 10:10:12 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-11-14 14:13:44 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 480 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 1 The total number of felt reports
CDI 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 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 0.768 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.82 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 74 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 us60006bg3 Id of event.
Event Code 60006bg3 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us60006bg3, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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