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Minor earthquake, 3.3 mag strikes near Durusu in Turkey

Earthquake location 41.6034S, 28.7473WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 33 kilometers (21 miles) from Durusu in Turkey. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 28.7473 East, latitude 41.6034 North, depth = 10 km. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:56:37 / 1:56 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 13/04/20 / 2020-04-13 23:56:37 / April 13, 2020 @ 11:56 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70008vrx. Id of event: us70008vrx. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.

Nearby country/countries, Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 68 km (42 miles) from İstanbul (c. 11 174 300 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Bağcılar (c. 724 300 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Üsküdar (c. 582 700 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Bahçelievler (c. 576 800 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Umraniye (c. 573 300 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Maltepe, Vize, Sancaktepe.

Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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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: 33 km N of Durusu, Turkey.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 28.7473° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 41.6034° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 33km N of Durusu, Turkey Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-04-13 23:56:37 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-04-14 00:20:42 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 120 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 7 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.1 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 170 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 2.069 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.03 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 73 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us70008vrx Id of event.
Event Code 70008vrx An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us70008vrx, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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