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Magnitude 6.5 Earthquake: Botswana

Summary

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

On Mon Apr 3rd 2017 17:40:15 (UTC) the seismic network recorded an earthquake (preliminary 6.5 mwb) located in Botswana. Seismic region Africa.

The epicentral distance (i.e. distance separating the location to the epicenter) to the closest station M65A in the network is 12,129.8 km.

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Details

Time:Mon Apr 3rd 2017 17:40:15 (UTC)
Magnitude:6.5 mwb
Location:(-22.6207,25.1532)
Depth:11.6 km
Author:USGS:us
evid,orid:6201341,6540261
nass,ndef:294,0
Authoritative:y

Proximity to Population Centers

Event and active stations

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

Seismic waveforms for closest station

Closest station with identified signal. 0.1 Hz lowpass Butterworth filter has been applied to data.

Seismic waveforms for vertical channels in network

Subset of several stations close to the event. 0.1 Hz lowpass Butterworth filter has been applied to data.

Signal description at some stations

STA_CHANDeltaS-E azPhase TimeSNRTimeResModelAutharid
M65A_BHZ108.964103.82PKiKP1491242324.3522-1-0.569iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633292
L61B_BHZ110.636102.27PKiKP1491242327.5035-1-0.569iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633290
KMSC_BHZ115.824100.48PKPdf1491242336.8338-1-1.137iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633266
M53A_BHZ116.31597.8PKPdf1491242338.2285-1-0.682iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633297
O53A_BHZ116.55398.07PKPdf1491242338.7994-1-0.569iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633268
TIGA_BHZ116.98101.22PKPdf1491242339.6569-1-0.528iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633269
P52A_BHZ117.16797.83PKPdf1491242339.632-1-0.91iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633270
P49A_BHZ119.1396.37PKPdf1491242344.3454-10.046iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633274
O48B_BHZ119.54195.71PKPdf1491242345.0164-1-0.069iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633276
SFIN_BHZ121.02694.46PKPdf1491242347.6255-1-0.299iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633280
L44A_BHZ121.75292.85PKPdf1491242348.7419-1-0.569iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633281
SPMN_BHZ125.29887.45PKPdf1491242356.228-10.161iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633288
TUL1_BHZ127.59292.4PKiKP1491242361.0408-1-0.122iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633301
A36M_BHZ127.87735.28PKPdf1491242360.8917-1-0.069iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633302
WHTX_BHZ128.73294.61PKiKP1491242364.0005-10.552iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633305
435B_BHZ128.73595.51PKPdf1491242362.924-10.341iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633306
BGNE_BHZ129.38586.53PKiKP1491242364.5461-1-0.216iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633307
MDND_BHZ129.66580.13PKPdf1491242364.7297-10.39iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633308
SUSD_BHZ129.70883.44PKiKP1491242365.0397-1-0.372iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633309
C36M_BHZ129.76437.91PKPdf1491242364.5256-10iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633310
833A_BHZ130.03796.77PKiKP1491242366.063-1-0.01iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633312
ABTX_BHZ130.61893.02PKiKP1491242367.3273-10.082iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633314
A21K_BHZ131.288357.82PKiKP1491242368.2412-1-0.356iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633316
C26K_BHZ132.33412.44PKiKP1491242370.5455-1-0.167iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633317
C27K_BHZ132.52314PKiKP1491242370.669-1-0.425iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633321
KSCO_BHZ132.96385.52PKiKP1491242372.0659-10.079iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633323
D25K_BHZ133.01910.72PKiKP1491242371.3674-1-0.733iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633324
MSTX_BHZ133.2790.16PKiKP1491242372.2944-1-0.315iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633325
F31M_BHZ133.2827.16PKPdf1491242371.6245-10.505iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633326
D23K_BHZ133.5865.31PKiKP1491242373.2269-1-0.023iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633327
E27K_BHZ133.70617.02PKPdf1491242372.4179-10.505iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633328
G30M_BHZ134.11124.24PKPdf1491242373.1714-10.505iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633329
E25K_BHZ134.1411.97PKiKP1491242373.5681-1-0.806iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633331
E24K_BHZ134.3768.22PKiKP1491242374.0065-1-0.847iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633334
F26K_BHZ134.43513.89PKiKP1491242374.2318-1-0.743iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633335
E23K_BHZ134.4476.77PKPdf1491242373.3352-10.046iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633373
E22K_BHZ134.4483.92PKPdf1491242373.5663-10.275iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633372
T25A_BHZ134.586.11PKPdf1491242373.7784-10.39iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633371
F25K_BHZ134.66111.98PKPdf1491242374.4217-10.735iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633370
EPYK_BHZ134.74923.85PKPdf1491242374.1256-10.275iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633369
F24K_BHZ134.8919.08PKPdf1491242374.8477-10.735iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633374
Q24A_BHZ134.91983.81PKPdf1491242374.7845-10.62iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633367
G27K_BHZ135.02917.34PKiKP1491242375.3321-1-0.85iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633366
G26K_BHZ135.12314.54PKPdf1491242374.7695-10.227iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633365
N23A_BHZ135.27381.3PKPdf1491242374.5924-1-0.227iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633363
F21K_BHZ135.391.79PKPdf1491242375.0364-1-0iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633360
K22A_BHZ135.479.08PKPdf1491242375.2824-10.227iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633359
H27K_BHZ135.56517.68PKPdf1491242376.2081-10.849iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633357
G24K_BHZ135.6729.76PKPdf1491242376.5212-10.964iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633356
G23K_BHZ135.8046.39PKPdf1491242376.1403-10.341iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633355
I29M_BHZ135.93222.2PKPdf1491242375.9219-1-0.114iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633556
I27K_BHZ136.17317.76PKPdf1491242377.3294-10.849iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633353
S22A_BHZ136.3683.86PKPdf1491242377.5059-10.682iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633349
H24K_BHZ136.5519.37PKPdf1491242377.2875-10.114iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633348
I26K_BHZ136.64215.81PKPdf1491242377.4559-10.114iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633347
H23K_BHZ136.667.14PKPdf1491242377.3752-10iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633346
H22K_BHZ136.6694.67PKPdf1491242377.3917-10iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633345
Y22F_BHZ_00136.70687.66PKPdf1491242377.686-10.227iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633343
Y22F_BHZ_01136.70687.66PKPdf1491242377.7997-10.341iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633342
Y22D_BHZ136.70687.66PKPdf1491242378.0785-10.62iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633341
J29M_BHZ136.75622.68PKPdf1491242377.3241-1-0.227iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633338
H21K_BHZ136.9432.76PKPdf1491242378.1698-10.275iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633375
O20A_BHZ137.11980.29PKPdf1491242378.1472-1-0.069iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633378
K29M_BHZ137.19723.87PKPdf1491242378.2445-1-0.114iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633379
POKR_BHZ137.22910.1PKPdf1491242378.6927-10.275iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633380
I23K_BHZ137.3227.48PKPdf1491242378.1333-1-0.455iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633383
I21K_BHZ137.43.91PKPdf1491242378.8902-10.161iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633384
J26L_BHZ137.46415.49PKPdf1491242379.353-10.505iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633385
121A_BHZ137.47588.82PKPdf1491242378.8672-1-0iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633386
TCOL_BHZ137.59.56PKPdf1491242378.4577-1-0.455iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633389
J25K_BHZ137.54713.01PKPdf1491242379.1128-10.114iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633391
H17A_BHZ137.84873.77PKPdf1491242380.5124-10.964iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633395
L29M_BHZ137.97823.37PKPdf1491242379.4442-1-0.341iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633398
M31M_BHZ138.03728.85PKPdf1491242379.7776-1-0.114iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633401
M30M_BHZ138.21225.42PKPdf1491242380.7151-10.505iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633403
K24K_BHZ138.37612.65PKPdf1491242380.0534-1-0.455iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633406
J20K_BHZ138.4410.97PKPdf1491242380.0992-1-0.528iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633407
L27K_BHZ138.61818.33PKPdf1491242381.1093-10.161iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633409
M29M_BHZ138.6523.21PKPdf1491242381.1665-10.161iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633411
L26K_BHZ138.85816.24PKPdf1491242382.0026-10.62iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633414
W18A_BHZ138.94984.75PKPdf1491242381.7077-10.161iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633415
N31M_BHZ138.97727.35PKPdf1491242382.4475-10.849iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633416
K20K_BHZ139.261.1PKPdf1491242382.1105-10iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633421
N30M_BHZ139.2825.57PKPdf1491242382.65-10.505iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633423
M27K_BHZ139.29418.52PKPdf1491242381.6016-1-0.569iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633424
P33M_BHZ139.36832.12PKPdf1491242382.5322-10.227iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633425
M26K_BHZ139.4116.94PKPdf1491242382.4942-10.114iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633426
HARP_BHZ139.67913.89PKPdf1491242382.3362-1-0.528iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633430
O30N_BHZ139.68227.3PKPdf1491242382.6425-1-0.227iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633431
M24K_BHZ140.07112.52PKPdf1491242383.6156-10.046iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633438
P32M_BHZ140.13331.28PKPdf1491242383.8419-10.161iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633440
L20K_BHZ140.1371.39PKPdf1491242384.0772-10.39iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633441
Q32M_BHZ140.26833.67PKPdf1491242383.7388-1-0.184iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633443
N25K_BHZ140.38114.92PKPdf1491242384.0114-1-0.114iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633444
L19K_BHZ140.439359.99PKPdf1491242384.3895-10.161iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633446
O28M_BHZ140.50821.55PKPdf1491242385.4319-11.079iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633448
M23K_BHZ140.52410.37PKPdf1491242385.2293-10.849iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633449
O29M_BHZ140.63324.06PKPdf1491242383.6658-1-0.91iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633480
M19K_BHZ140.7160.66PKPdf1491242385.5194-10.796iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633477
M22K_BHZ140.7336.9PKPdf1491242384.7997-10.046iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633475
S34M_BHZ140.78835.96PKPdf1491242383.9416-1-0.91iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633474
T35M_BHZ141.24837.87PKPdf1491242385.4866-1-0.184iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633468
R32K_BHZ141.47330.99PKPdf1491242385.7296-1-0.341iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633466
214A_BHZ141.74586.62PKPdf1491242385.6799-1-0.873iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633463
N19K_BHZ141.8070.54PKPdf1491242386.362-1-0.299iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633461
O22K_BHZ141.977.69PKPdf1491242386.7653-1-0.184iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633460
N16K_BHZ142.047354.11PKPdf1491242386.7865-1-0.299iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633459
S32K_BHZ142.17931.43PKPdf1491242386.5207-1-0.796iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633458
S31K_BHZ142.19628.73PKPdf1491242386.8917-1-0.455iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633456
P23K_BHZ142.25711.27PKPdf1491242386.4314-1-1.024iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633457
O19K_BHZ142.4240.8PKPdf1491242387.7935-10.046iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633454
O20K_BHZ142.5073.37PKPdf1491242388.0538-10.161iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633453
Q23K_BHZ142.713.02PKPdf1491242388.9669-10.735iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633451
O18K_BHZ142.766359.45PKPdf1491242387.8922-1-0.455iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633520
O17K_BHZ142.813356.57PKPdf1491242387.4435-1-0.987iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633521
U33K_BHZ142.88134.49PKPdf1491242387.4121-1-1.137iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633519
P19K_BHZ142.9512.47PKPdf1491242388.0278-1-0.643iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633517
O16K_BHZ142.956355.02PKPdf1491242387.3474-1-1.332iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633516
V35K_BHZ143.02237.25PKPdf1491242387.5779-1-1.217iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633514
R11B_BHZ143.04976.36PKPdf1491242387.2804-1-1.561iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633513
P18K_BHZ143.227359.41PKPdf1491242387.106-1-2.047iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633512
P16K_BHZ143.52355.12PKPdf1491242388.9048-1-0.758iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633509
Q19K_BHZ143.6821.87PKPdf1491242388.1516-1-1.791iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633507
Q16K_BHZ143.92357.16PKPdf1491242389.1376-1-1.217iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633502
Q20K_BHZ143.9683.85PKPdf1491242389.3354-1-1.102iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633501
Q18K_BHZ143.972359.75PKPdf1491242388.7684-1-1.676iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633500
Q17K_BHZ144.349358.35PKPdf1491242390.2214-1-0.873iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633495
TPFO_BHZ144.63182.05PKPdf1491242392.7781-11.2iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633492
R17K_BHZ144.963357.52PKPdf1491242392.1237-1-0.021iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633524
R16K_BHZ144.997355.61PKPdf1491242392.3507-10.147iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633525
109C_BHZ145.26682.6pPKPbc1491242394.7159-1-1.372iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633528
S12K_BHZ146.488347.88PKPab1491242396.7644-1-0.344iasp91dbp:vladik:17093633546

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