A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 138 km SSE of Krajan Tambakrejo, Indonesia (86 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 40.92 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us100048sw. Ids that are associated to the event: us100048sw. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 14:10:26 / 2:10 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 18/12/15 / 2015-12-18 06:10:26 / December 18, 2015 @ 6:10 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 40.92 km, 112.9668° East, -9.6322° South.
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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each 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.
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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: 138 km SSE of Krajan Tambakrejo, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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