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Light earthquake 4 mag, 220 km NNE of Kali, Indonesia

Earthquake location 2.8971S, 122.4077WA light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 220 km NNE of Kali, Indonesia (137 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 539.86 km (335 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60007k6z. Id of event: us60007k6z. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 15:08:01 / 3:08 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 19/01/20 / 2020-01-19 07:08:01 / January 19, 2020 @ 7:08 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 122.4077 East, latitude 2.8971 North, depth = 539.86 km.

In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.

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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 220 km NNE of Kali, Indonesia.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 122.4077° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 2.8971° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 539.86 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 220km NNE of Kali, Indonesia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-01-19 07:08:01 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-02-14 12:19:04 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 480 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 2.405 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.74 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 85 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 us60007k6z Id of event.
Event Code 60007k6z An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us60007k6z, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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