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Light earthquake 4.3 mag, 53 km WSW of Sungai Penuh, Indonesia

Earthquake location -2.1862S, 100.9237WA light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 53 kilometers (33 miles) from Sungai Penuh in Indonesia. Exact location of event, depth 93.292 km, 100.9237° East, -2.1862° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000mrif. Unique identifier: us7000mrif. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 93.292 km (58 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:36:55 / 10:36 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/06/24 / 2024-06-03 10:36:55 / June 3, 2024 @ 10:36 am.

Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sungai Penuh. The epicenter was 54 km (34 miles) from Sungai Penuh (c. 95 900 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 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 three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.

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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 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: 53 km WSW of Sungai Penuh, Indonesia.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 100.9237° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -2.1862° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 93.292 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 53 km WSW of Sungai Penuh, Indonesia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2024-06-03 10:36:55 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2024-07-02 12:03:02 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 284 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 28 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 2.963 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.58 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 175 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 us7000mrif Id of event.
Event Code 7000mrif An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us7000mrif, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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