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Moderate earthquake, 5 mag strikes near Enarotali in Indonesia

Earthquake location -2.7488S, 138.2257WA moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) strikes 245 km ENE of Enarotali, Indonesia (152 miles) on Friday. A tsunami warning has been issued near Enarotali in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 138.2257° East, latitude -2.7488° South, depth = 63.27 km. The temblor was picked up at 12:50:42 / 12:50 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 07/02/20 / 2020-02-07 03:50:42 / February 7, 2020 @ 3:50 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us70007kn2. Event ids that are associated: us70007kn2. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 63.27 km (39 miles) below the earth’s surface.

There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.

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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 245 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 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 138.2257° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -2.7488° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 63.27 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 245km 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 2020-02-07 03:50:42 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-02-07 04:07:37 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 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 385 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 5.972 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.13 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 100 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 us70007kn2 Id of event.
Event Code 70007kn2 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us70007kn2, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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