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Light earthquake, 4.3 mag has occurred near Jiwani in Pakistan

Earthquake location 25.4774S, 61.8082WA light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 47 kilometers (29 miles) from Jiwani in Pakistan. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/02/21 / 2021-02-13 04:34:36 / February 13, 2021 @ 4:34 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 04:34:36 / 4:34 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 61.8082° East, latitude 25.4774° North, depth = 40.48 km. Id of earthquake: us6000djcf. Event ids that are associated: us6000djcf. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 40.48 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface.

Close country/countries, Pakistan (c. 184 405 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 65 km (41 miles) from Gwadar (c. 51 900 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Jīwani (c. 16 300 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Gwadar, Jīwani.

Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every 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 one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.

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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 47 km N of Jiwani, Pakistan.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 61.8082° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 25.4774° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 40.48 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 47 km N of Jiwani, Pakistan Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2021-02-13 04:34:36 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2021-02-20 04:29:29 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 284 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 5.103 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.97 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 182 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 us6000djcf Id of event.
Event Code 6000djcf An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us6000djcf, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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