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Light earthquake, 4.1 mag strikes near Sumberpucung in Indonesia

Earthquake location -8.6033S, 112.4139WA light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 49 kilometers (30 miles) from Sumberpucung in Indonesia. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 112.4139° East, -8.6033° South, depth 93.55 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/10/20 / 2020-10-28 06:49:15 / October 28, 2020 @ 6:49 am. Id of earthquake: us7000c6n1. Event ids that are associated: us7000c6n1. The temblor was reported at 06:49:15 / 6:49 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 93.55 km (58 miles).

Close country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Lawang, Singosari, Batu (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 73 km (46 miles) from Malang (c. 746 700 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from Lawang (c. 159 400 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Blitar (c. 132 400 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Kedungwaru (c. 80 300 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Batu (c. 75 600 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Tulungagung (c. 65 300 pop).

Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.

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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 49 km S of Sumberpucung, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.1 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 112.4139° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -8.6033° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 93.55 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 49 km S of Sumberpucung, Indonesia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-10-28 06:49:15 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-10-29 05:28:04 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 259 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 1.724 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.29 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 109 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 us7000c6n1 Id of event.
Event Code 7000c6n1 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us7000c6n1, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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