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Light earthquake, 4 mag was detected near Saumlaki in Indonesia

Earthquake location -7.4383S, 128.7492WA light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 288 km W of Saumlaki, Indonesia (179 miles) on Monday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/11/19 / 2019-11-25 00:42:23 / November 25, 2019 @ 12:42 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us70006ckl. Event ids that are associated: us70006ckl. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 171.65 km (107 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 09:42:23 / 9:42 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 128.7492 East, latitude -7.4383 South, depth = 171.65 km.

Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.

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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 288 km W of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 128.7492° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -7.4383° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 171.65 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 288km W of Saumlaki, Indonesia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-11-25 00:42:23 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-12-06 19:18:07 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 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 246 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 2.584 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.02 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 71 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 us70006ckl Id of event.
Event Code 70006ckl An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us70006ckl, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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