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Light earthquake, 4.1 mag has occurred near Can in Turkey

Earthquake location 40.094S, 27.1875WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Can in Turkey. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/07/17 / 2017-07-22 22:12:32 / July 22, 2017 @ 10:12 pm. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:12:32 / 12:12 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us20009zv8. Event ids that are associated: us20009zv8. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.47 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 27.1875 East, latitude 40.094 North, depth = 3.47 km.

Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Savaştepe, Ayvacık, Susurluk. Nearby country/countries, Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 77 km (48 miles) from Balıkesir (c. 238 200 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Bandırma (c. 107 600 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Çanakkale (c. 87 800 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Edremit (c. 40 800 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Gönen (c. 40 800 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Burhaniye (c. 38 100 pop).

Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.

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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 13 km ENE of Can, Turkey.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.1 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 27.1875° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 40.094° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 3.47 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 13km ENE of Can, Turkey Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-07-22 22:12:32 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-07-22 22:25:04 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 1.18 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.76 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 55 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 us20009zv8 Id of event.
Event Code 20009zv8 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us20009zv8, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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