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Light earthquake, 4.7 mag was detected near Gunungbatu in Indonesia

Earthquake location -7.4147S, 105.8858WA light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 61 kilometers (38 miles) from Gunungbatu in Indonesia. The temblor was reported at 19:11:46 / 7:11 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us70007rtb. Unique identifier: us70007rtb. Global time and date of event 17/02/20 / 2020-02-17 12:11:46 / February 17, 2020 @ 12:11 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 59.25 km, 105.8858° East, -7.4147° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 59.25 km (37 miles) below the earth’s surface.

Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pelabuhanratu (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 87 km (54 miles) from Pelabuhanratu (c. 43 000 pop). Close country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected).

Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days ten 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.

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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 61 km W of Gunungbatu, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.7 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 105.8858° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -7.4147° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 59.25 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 61km W of Gunungbatu, Indonesia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-02-17 12:11:46 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-02-17 12:30:26 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 420 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 340 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 1.75 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.21 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 158 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 us70007rtb Id of event.
Event Code 70007rtb An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us70007rtb, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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