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Light earthquake: M4.7 quake has struck near Camerino in Italy

Earthquake location 43.0927S, 13.0458WA light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Camerino in Italy. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000dxbt. Id of event: us2000dxbt. Exact location of event, longitude 13.0458 East, latitude 43.0927 North, depth = 5 km. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:11:31 / 4:11 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 10/04/18 / 2018-04-10 03:11:31 / April 10, 2018 @ 3:11 am UTC/GMT.

Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Cattolica, Pineto, San Giovanni in Marignano. Close country/countries that might be effected, Italy (c. 60 340 000 pop). Event epicenter was 53 km (33 miles) from Perugia (c. 120 100 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Terni (c. 97 100 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Ancona (c. 90 000 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from Pesaro (c. 77 200 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Foligno (c. 47 700 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from San Benedetto del Tronto (c. 45 900 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Ascoli Piceno (c. 41 700 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.

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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 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: 5 km SSW of Camerino, Italy.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.7 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 13.0458° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 43.0927° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 5 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 5km SSW of Camerino, Italy Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2018-04-10 03:11:31 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-04-10 03:31:25 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 60 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 1 The total number of felt reports
CDI 2.2 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 340 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 0.063 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 41 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mww The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us2000dxbt Id of event.
Event Code 2000dxbt An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us2000dxbt, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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