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Light earthquake 4.1 mag, 9 km ESE of Maltignano, Italy

Earthquake location 42.6721S, 13.1567WA light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Maltignano in Italy. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us10006qxz. Unique identifier: us10006qxz. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/09/16 / 2016-09-19 23:34:26 / September 19, 2016 @ 11:34 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.64 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude 13.1567 East, latitude 42.6721 North, depth = 7.64 km. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:34:26 / 1:34 am (local time epicenter).

Close country/countries that might be effected, Italy (c. 60 340 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Olevano Romano, Viterbo, Marco Simone (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 79 km (49 miles) from Perugia (c. 120 100 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Pescara (c. 116 600 pop), 44 km (28 miles) from Terni (c. 97 100 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Guidonia Montecelio (c. 67 500 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Foligno (c. 47 700 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Viterbo (c. 47 100 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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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: 9 km ESE of Maltignano, Italy.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.1 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 13.1567° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 42.6721° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 7.64 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 9km ESE of Maltignano, Italy Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2016-09-19 23:34:26 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2016-09-19 23:50:03 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 120 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 259 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 0.164 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.96 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 57 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 us10006qxz Id of event.
Event Code 10006qxz An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us10006qxz, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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