A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Komodo in Indonesia. All ids that are associated to the event: us100031em. Unique identifier: us100031em. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 23/07/15 / 2015-07-23 21:43:08 / July 23, 2015 @ 9:43 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 157.02 km (98 miles). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:43:08 / 5:43 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 119.4336 East, latitude -8.5552 South, depth = 157.02 km.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bima, Labuhanbajo (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 50 km (31 miles) from Labuhanbajo (c. 188 700 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Bima (c. 67 000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 7 km WNW of Komodo, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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