A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 168 km WNW of Sikabaluan, Indonesia (104 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 97.5133 East, latitude -0.8148 South, depth = 25.89 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10003nuw. Id of event: us10003nuw. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 25.89 km (16 miles). The temblor was detected at 08:21:26 / 8:21 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/10/15 / 2015-10-07 01:21:26 / October 7, 2015 @ 1:21 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 168 km WNW of Sikabaluan, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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