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Light earthquake: M4.9 quake has struck near Bamboo Flat in India

Earthquake location 13.1619S, 93.2803WA light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 172 km NNE of Bamboo Flat, India (107 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/02/20 / 2020-02-10 18:20:10 / February 10, 2020 @ 6:20 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 49.29 km (31 miles). The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:20:10 / 12:20 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 93.2803° East, latitude 13.1619° North, depth = 49.29 km. Id of earthquake: us70007mpw. Event ids that are associated: us70007mpw.

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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days thirteen 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 172 km NNE of Bamboo Flat, India. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.9 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 93.2803° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 13.1619° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 49.29 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 172km NNE of Bamboo Flat, India Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-02-10 18:20:10 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-02-10 19:27:00 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 360 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 369 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 1.586 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.28 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 79 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 us70007mpw Id of event.
Event Code 70007mpw An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us70007mpw, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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