A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 260 km NE of Enarotali, Indonesia (162 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 138.0628 East, latitude -2.3135 South, depth = 53.55 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 53.55 km (33 miles). The temblor was picked up at 05:28:54 / 5:28 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10003r3a. Id of event: us10003r3a. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/10/15 / 2015-10-23 20:28:54 / October 23, 2015 @ 8:28 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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. 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: 260 km NE of Enarotali, Indonesia.
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