A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) strikes 81 km NNE of Obelobel, Indonesia (50 miles) on Monday. The temblor was detected at 01:45:55 / 1:45 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 313.25 km (195 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us10003k8a. Event ids that are associated: us10003k8a. Exact location of event, longitude 116.9098 East, latitude -7.619 South, depth = 313.25 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 04/10/15 / 2015-10-04 17:45:55 / October 4, 2015 @ 5:45 pm UTC/GMT.
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 have been detected in the same area. Every 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.
Did you feel it?
What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 81 km NNE of Obelobel, Indonesia.
Copyright © 2015 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.