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Light earthquake 4.6 mag, 3 km NNE of Nogara, Italy

Earthquake location 45.2054S, 11.0789WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Nogara in Italy. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:36:56 / 2:36 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us6000d40l. Event ids that are associated: us6000d40l. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/12/20 / 2020-12-29 14:36:56 / December 29, 2020 @ 2:36 pm. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 11.0789° East, 45.2054° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).

Event epicenter was 82 km (51 miles) from Bologna (c. 366 100 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Verona (c. 219 100 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Padova (c. 203 700 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Brescia (c. 184 800 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Modena (c. 158 900 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Mestre (c. 147 700 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Parma (c. 146 300 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Italy (c. 60 340 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Cologne, Quinto di Treviso, Corte Franca (min 5000 pop).

Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.

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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 information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 3 km NNE of Nogara, Italy.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.6 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 11.0789° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 45.2054° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 3 km NNE of Nogara, Italy Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-12-29 14:36:56 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-12-29 15:24:56 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 6 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.6 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 328 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 0.448 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.37 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 38 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 us6000d40l Id of event.
Event Code 6000d40l An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us6000d40l, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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