A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 48 km S of Leksula, Indonesia (30 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of event, longitude 126.4494 East, latitude -4.2123 South, depth = 43.13 km. The temblor was reported at 13:05:42 / 1:05 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us20004w00. Unique identifier: us20004w00. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 43.13 km (27 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/01/16 / 2016-01-30 05:05:42 / January 30, 2016 @ 5:05 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 one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 48 km S of Leksula, Indonesia.
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