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Light earthquake 4 mag, 29 km ENE of Yairipok, India

Earthquake location 24.7977S, 94.315WA light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 29 kilometers (18 miles) from Yairipok in India on Sunday. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:40:32 / 5:40 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us600052yn. Unique identifier: us600052yn. Exact location of earthquake, 94.315° East, 24.7977° North, depth 48.6 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 48.6 km (30 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/08/19 / 2019-08-04 00:10:32 / August 4, 2019 @ 12:10 am.

Epicenter of the earthquake was 37 km (23 miles) from Imphal (c. 223 500 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Churāchāndpur (c. 47 800 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Thoubāl (c. 44 500 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Kakching (c. 30 400 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Mayāng Imphāl (c. 22 200 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Moirāng (c. 17 100 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Churāchāndpur, Moirāng, Mayāng Imphāl (min 5000 pop).

Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.

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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: 29 km ENE of Yairipok, India.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 94.315° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 24.7977° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 48.6 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 29km ENE of Yairipok, India Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-08-04 00:10:32 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-08-25 03:02:15 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 0.565 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.72 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 130 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 us600052yn Id of event.
Event Code 600052yn An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us600052yn, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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