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Light earthquake, 4.3 mag strikes near Bambanglipuro in Indonesia

Earthquake location -8.6668S, 110.2896WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 79 kilometers (49 miles) from Bambanglipuro in Indonesia. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:18:07 / 11:18 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 23/02/21 / 2021-02-23 23:18:07 / February 23, 2021 @ 11:18 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us7000ddyc. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ddyc. The epicenter was at a depth of 59.17 km (37 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 110.2896 East, latitude -8.6668 South, depth = 59.17 km.

Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sewon, Bantul, Wonosari. Event epicenter was 88 km (55 miles) from Sewon (c. 73 600 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Bantul (c. 58 700 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Pandak (c. 56 000 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Bambanglipuro (c. 44 700 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Srandakan (c. 29 500 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Wonosari (c. 27 500 pop). Nearby country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected).

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 thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 79 km S of Bambanglipuro, Indonesia.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 110.2896° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -8.6668° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 59.17 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 79 km S of Bambanglipuro, Indonesia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2021-02-23 23:18:07 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2021-03-03 01:20:38 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 0.784 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.88 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 114 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 us7000ddyc Id of event.
Event Code 7000ddyc An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us7000ddyc, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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