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Light earthquake 4.6 mag, 95 km ENE of Ransiki, Indonesia

Earthquake location -1.2216S, 134.9774WA light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 95 km ENE of Ransiki, Indonesia (59 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000n0v3. Event ids that are associated: us6000n0v3. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 30.666 km (19 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 134.9774 East, latitude -1.2216 South, depth = 30.666 km. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:51:21 / 10:51 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 24/05/24 / 2024-05-24 22:51:21 / May 24, 2024 @ 10:51 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).

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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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: 95 km ENE of Ransiki, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.6 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 134.9774° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -1.2216° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 30.666 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 95 km ENE of Ransiki, Indonesia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2024-05-24 22:51:21 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2024-05-24 23:10:39 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 326 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 30 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 3.206 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 75 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 us6000n0v3 Id of event.
Event Code 6000n0v3 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us6000n0v3, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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