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Moderate earthquake, 5.4 mag strikes near Kasina in Croatia

Earthquake location 45.8972S, 15.9662WA moderate earthquake magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) strikes 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Kasina in Croatia on Sunday. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 15.9662° East, 45.8972° North. All ids that are associated to the event: us70008dx7. Unique identifier: us70008dx7. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:24:03 / 6:24 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/03/20 / 2020-03-22 05:24:03 / March 22, 2020 @ 5:24 am.

Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Trzin, Kamnik, Virovitica (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 9 km (6 miles) from Zagreb – Centar (c. 800 000 pop), 9 km (6 miles) from Zagreb (c. 699 000 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Maribor (c. 95 200 pop), 14 km (9 miles) from Sesvete (c. 52 400 pop), 100 km (62 miles) from Nagykanizsa (c. 50 800 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Karlovac (c. 48 100 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from Varaždin (c. 41 800 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Croatia (c. 4 491 000 pop), Hungary (c. 9 982 000 pop), Slovenia (c. 2 007 000 pop).

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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.

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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city 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: 3 km SW of Kasina, Croatia.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 5.4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 15.9662° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 45.8972° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 3km SW of Kasina, Croatia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-03-22 05:24:03 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-03-22 05:43:19 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 60 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 15 The total number of felt reports
CDI 6 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 6.124 The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level yellow 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 659 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 0.802 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.8 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 13 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mww The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us70008dx7 Id of event.
Event Code 70008dx7 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us70008dx7, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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