A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 33 km NNW of Airbuaya, Indonesia (21 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of earthquake, 126.2657° East, -2.8335° South, depth 47.7 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 07/10/15 / 2015-10-07 19:24:51 / October 7, 2015 @ 7:24 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 03:24:51 / 3:24 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 47.7 km (30 miles). Unique identifier: us10003kzm. Ids that are associated to the event: us10003kzm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 33 km NNW of Airbuaya, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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