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Strong earthquake 6 mag, 40 km NNE of Sumberanyar, Indonesia

Earthquake location -7.4489S, 114.4525WA earthquake with magnitude 6 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 40 kilometers (25 miles) from Sumberanyar in Indonesia. Id of earthquake: us1000ha6q. Event ids that are associated: us1000ha6q. The epicenter was at a depth of 10.35 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 02:44:55 / 2:44 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 114.4525° East, -7.4489° South, depth 10.35 km. Global time and date of event 10/10/18 / 2018-10-10 18:44:55 / October 10, 2018 @ 6:44 pm UTC/GMT.

Earthquake epicenter was 57 km (35 miles) from Situbondo (c. 600 000 pop), 116 km (72 miles) from Jember (c. 298 600 pop), 102 km (63 miles) from Singaraja (c. 133 800 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Banyuwangi (c. 108 200 pop), 113 km (70 miles) from Pamekasan (c. 92 400 pop), 100 km (62 miles) from Banjar (c. 89 000 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Sumenep (c. 84 700 pop), 107 km (67 miles) from Genteng (c. 79 700 pop). Close country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kraksaan, Jember, Munduk (min 5000 pop).

Each year there are an estimated 135 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 have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas.

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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 40 km NNE of Sumberanyar, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 6 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 114.4525° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -7.4489° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10.35 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 40km NNE of Sumberanyar, Indonesia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2018-10-10 18:44:55 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-10-10 19:23:20 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 480 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 48 The total number of felt reports
CDI 4.4 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 5.59 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 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 575 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 1.057 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.18 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 us1000ha6q Id of event.
Event Code 1000ha6q An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us1000ha6q, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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