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Moderate earthquake 5.9 mag, 38 km NW of Pulaupanggung, Indonesia

Earthquake location -5.0928S, 104.4715WA moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 38 kilometers (24 miles) from Pulaupanggung in Indonesia. All ids that are associated to the event: us10005cxc. Unique identifier: us10005cxc. Exact location, longitude 104.4715° East, latitude -5.0928° South, depth = 132.67 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 132.67 km (82 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Pulaupanggung in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 02/05/16 / 2016-05-02 04:21:25 / May 2, 2016 @ 4:21 am UTC/GMT. The 5.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:21:25 / 11:21 am (local time epicenter).

Nearby country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 95 km (59 miles) from Bandarlampung (c. 800 300 pop), 93 km (57 miles) from Metro (c. 149 500 pop), 112 km (70 miles) from Baturaja (c. 134 800 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Terbanggi Besar (c. 52 600 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Kotabumi (c. 42 400 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Baturaja, Bandarlampung, Metro.

Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.

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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 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: 38 km NW of Pulaupanggung, Indonesia.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 5.9 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 104.4715° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -5.0928° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 132.67 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 38km NW of Pulaupanggung, Indonesia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2016-05-02 04:21:25 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2016-05-02 04:44:39 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 420 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 0 The total number of felt reports
CDI 1 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 4.09 The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level green 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 1 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 536 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 1.676 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.39 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 65 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 us10005cxc Id of event.
Event Code 10005cxc An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us10005cxc, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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