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Light earthquake, 4 mag strikes near Leksula in Indonesia

Earthquake location -4.4746S, 125.3471WA light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 150 km WSW of Leksula, Indonesia (93 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us60008b13. Unique identifier: us60008b13. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 125.3471 East, latitude -4.4746 South, depth = 469.53 km. The temblor was picked up at 08:51:02 / 8:51 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 469.53 km (292 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/03/20 / 2020-03-01 00:51:02 / March 1, 2020 @ 12:51 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).

Every 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 150 km WSW of Leksula, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 125.3471° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -4.4746° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 469.53 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 150km WSW of Leksula, Indonesia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-03-01 00:51:02 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-03-22 03:02:13 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 480 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 5.354 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.67 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 62 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 us60008b13 Id of event.
Event Code 60008b13 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us60008b13, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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