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Light earthquake, 4.6 mag has occurred near Tondano in Indonesia

Earthquake location 1.1234S, 125.1415WA light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 32 kilometers (20 miles) from Tondano in Indonesia. Exact location of event, depth 35 km, 125.1415° East, 1.1234° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 14/11/19 / 2019-11-14 21:39:55 / November 14, 2019 @ 9:39 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). The temblor was reported at 05:39:55 / 5:39 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us70006b58. Event ids that are associated: us70006b58.

Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Manado, Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe), Tomohon (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Event epicenter was 51 km (32 miles) from Manado (c. 451 900 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Bitung (c. 137 400 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Tondano (c. 33 300 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Tomohon (c. 27 600 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe) (c. 8 000 pop).

There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.

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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 32 km SE of Tondano, Indonesia.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.6 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 125.1415° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 1.1234° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 35 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 32km SE of Tondano, 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 21:39:55 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-11-23 02:43:14 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 480 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 17.073 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.71 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 132 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 us70006b58 Id of event.
Event Code 70006b58 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us70006b58, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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