A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 129 km S of Wonosari, Indonesia (80 miles) on Thursday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/12/15 / 2015-12-16 18:54:47 / December 16, 2015 @ 6:54 pm. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:54:47 / 1:54 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 51.32 km (32 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000485s. Unique identifier: us1000485s. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 110.428 East, latitude -9.1226 South, depth = 51.32 km.
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 thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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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: 129 km S of Wonosari, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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