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Light earthquake, 4 mag was detected near Govindgarh in India

Earthquake location 27.4854S, 76.867WA light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Govindgarh in India. 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 10 km (6 miles). The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:11:28 / 5:11 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us1000jh8z. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000jh8z. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 76.867 East, latitude 27.4854 North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/03/19 / 2019-03-16 23:41:28 / March 16, 2019 @ 11:41 pm.

Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Fatehpur Sīkri, Sohna, Mahāban (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 81 km (50 miles) from Mathura (c. 330 500 pop), 25 km (16 miles) from Alwar (c. 283 200 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Bharatpur (c. 229 400 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Palwal (c. 122 000 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Rewāri (c. 112 100 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Hindaun (c. 95 600 pop).

Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.

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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: 11 km W of Govindgarh, India.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 76.867° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 27.4854° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 11km W of Govindgarh, India Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-03-16 23:41:28 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-03-17 05:42:03 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 330 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 246 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 6.883 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.74 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 98 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 us1000jh8z Id of event.
Event Code 1000jh8z An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us1000jh8z, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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