A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 106 km NNW of Nggilat, Indonesia (66 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 119.9339 East, latitude -7.3974 South, depth = 603.78 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004bsb. Id of event: us10004bsb. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 603.78 km (375 miles). The temblor was picked up at 19:33:53 / 7:33 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/01/16 / 2016-01-06 11:33:53 / January 6, 2016 @ 11:33 am.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 106 km NNW of Nggilat, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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