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Light earthquake 4.5 mag, 91 km S of Banda Aceh, Indonesia

Earthquake location 4.7112S, 95.3115WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 91 kilometers (57 miles) from Banda Aceh in Indonesia. Exact location of earthquake, 95.3115° East, 4.7112° North, depth 70.47 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 70.47 km (44 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/06/20 / 2020-06-05 01:23:06 / June 5, 2020 @ 1:23 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 01:23:06 / 1:23 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000a6ac. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000a6ac.

Epicenter of the earthquake was 94 km (58 miles) from Banda Aceh (c. 250 800 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Banda Aceh (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop).

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

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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 91 km S of Banda Aceh, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.5 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 95.3115° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 4.7112° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 70.47 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 91 km S of Banda Aceh, Indonesia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-06-05 01:23:06 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-06-05 02:59:18 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 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 312 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 1.708 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.93 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 184 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 us6000a6ac Id of event.
Event Code 6000a6ac An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us6000a6ac, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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