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Light earthquake, 4.5 mag strikes near Johi in Pakistan

Earthquake location 26.7014S, 67.4983WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Johi in Pakistan on Saturday. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/12/19 / 2019-12-07 15:32:16 / December 7, 2019 @ 3:32 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us60006nl1. Event ids that are associated: us60006nl1. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 24.53 km (15 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 67.4983 East, latitude 26.7014 North, depth = 24.53 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:32:16 / 8:32 pm (local time epicenter).

Close country/countries, Pakistan (c. 184 405 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Dokri, Karaundi, New Bādāh. Event epicenter was 28 km (17 miles) from Dadu (c. 139 800 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Moro (c. 76 800 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Sehwān (c. 41 200 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from New Bādāh (c. 38 900 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Mehar (c. 30 400 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from Khairpur Nathan Shāh (c. 30 300 pop), 86 km (54 miles) from Nasīrābād (c. 27 800 pop).

Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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: 11 km W of Johi, Pakistan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.5 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 67.4983° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 26.7014° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 24.53 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 11km W of Johi, Pakistan Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-12-07 15:32:16 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-12-07 17:20:30 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 312 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 7.926 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.1 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 us60006nl1 Id of event.
Event Code 60006nl1 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us60006nl1, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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