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Earthquake 4.6 mb, 39 km NNW of Kainantu, Papua New Guinea

Earthquake location -5.9418S, 145.7732WAn earthquake with magnitude 4.6 mg has occurred in 39 km NNW of Kainantu, Papua New Guinea. Time of event: Saturday 28th June @ 7:52 pm UTC. Location of event: 145.7732S, -5.9418W, depth=112.55 km. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about quake recorded in: 39 km NNW of Kainantu, Papua New Guinea. Did you feel it? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.6 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 145.7732° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -5.9418° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 112.55 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 39km NNW of Kainantu, Papua New Guinea Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2014-06-28 19:52:14 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2014-06-30 05:43:36 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 600 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 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 326 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 3.704 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.74 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 83 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 usc000rncw Id of event.
Event Code c000rncw An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS usc000rncw A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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