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Light earthquake: M4.7 quake has struck near Bhadarw?h in India

Earthquake location 33.1065S, 75.8757WA light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Bhadarw?h in India. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 75.8757 East, latitude 33.1065 North, depth = 44.24 km. Event id: us7000afay. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000afay. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/06/20 / 2020-06-30 18:02:28 / June 30, 2020 @ 6:02 pm. The temblor was reported at 18:02:28 / 6:02 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 44.24 km (27 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).

Country/countries that might be effected, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 95 km (59 miles) from Pathankot (c. 174 300 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Udhampur (c. 80 400 pop), 97 km (60 miles) from Anantnāg (c. 79 800 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Kathua (c. 48 600 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Sāmba (c. 26 900 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Chamba (c. 21 500 pop), 25 km (16 miles) from Kishtwār (c. 20 600 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kulgām, Riāsi, Anantnāg (min 5000 pop).

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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 20 km NE of Bhadarw?h, India. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.7 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 75.8757° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 33.1065° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 44.24 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 20 km NE of Bhadarw?h, India Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-06-30 18:02:28 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-06-30 19:23:40 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 1 The total number of felt reports
CDI 4.5 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 5.599 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.92 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 30 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 us7000afay Id of event.
Event Code 7000afay An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us7000afay, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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