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Light earthquake, 4.6 mag has occurred near Pathein in Burma

Earthquake location 17.6272S, 94.3198WA light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 103 km NNW of Pathein, Burma (64 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, longitude 94.3198 East, latitude 17.6272 North, depth = 38.29 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 38.29 km (24 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/02/20 / 2020-02-11 17:52:46 / February 11, 2020 @ 5:52 pm. The temblor was detected at 23:52:46 / 11:52 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us70007n83. Event ids that are associated: us70007n83.

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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 103 km NNW of Pathein, Burma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.6 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 94.3198° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 17.6272° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 38.29 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 103km NNW of Pathein, Burma Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-02-11 17:52:46 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-02-11 18:48:11 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 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 4.042 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.51 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 57 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 us70007n83 Id of event.
Event Code 70007n83 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us70007n83, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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