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Light earthquake, 4.4 mag was detected near Adriatic Sea

Earthquake location 42.6858S, 17.626WA light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes Adriatic Sea kilometers (0 miles) from Adriatic Sea on Friday. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/11/19 / 2019-11-08 01:26:06 / November 8, 2019 @ 1:26 am UTC/GMT. Event id: us600068y7. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600068y7. Exact location of earthquake, 17.626° East, 42.6858° North, depth 10 km. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:26:06 / 1:26 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).

Event epicenter was 75 km (46 miles) from Mostar (c. 104 500 pop), 59 km (36 miles) from Trebinje (c. 33 200 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Dubrovnik (c. 28 400 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Herceg-Novi (c. 19 500 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Metković (c. 13 900 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Makarska (c. 13 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Tivat, Makarska, Potoci (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Bosnia and Herzegovina (c. 4 590 000 pop), Croatia (c. 4 491 000 pop), Montenegro (c. 667 000 pop) (That might be effected).

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

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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: Adriatic Sea. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 17.626° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 42.6858° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place Adriatic Sea Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-11-08 01:26:06 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-11-08 01:50:41 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 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 298 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 1.234 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.17 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 74 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 us600068y7 Id of event.
Event Code 600068y7 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us600068y7, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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