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Light earthquake, 4.7 mag has occurred near Turbe in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Earthquake location 44.3806S, 17.5375WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was reported 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Turbe in Bosnia and Herzegovina on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us700062b9. Id of event: us700062b9. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 15:11:34 / 3:11 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 17.5375° East, 44.3806° North, depth 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/11/19 / 2019-11-02 14:11:34 / November 2, 2019 @ 2:11 pm.

Close country/countries that might be effected, Bosnia and Herzegovina (c. 4 590 000 pop), Croatia (c. 4 491 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Nova Gradiška, Bosansko Grahovo, Slavonski Brod (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 88 km (55 miles) from Sarajevo (c. 696 700 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Banja Luka (c. 221 100 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Zenica (c. 164 400 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Tuzla (c. 142 500 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Slavonski Brod (c. 60 700 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Bugojno (c. 41 400 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Prijedor (c. 36 300 pop).

Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light 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 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 15 km N of Turbe, Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.7 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 17.5375° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 44.3806° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 15km N of Turbe, Bosnia and Herzegovina Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-11-02 14:11:34 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-11-02 14:33:56 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 60 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 3 The total number of felt reports
CDI 4.1 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 341 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 2.157 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 38 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 us700062b9 Id of event.
Event Code 700062b9 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us700062b9, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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