A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 51 km SSW of Bogorawatu, Indonesia (32 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 36.71 km (23 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:05:43 / 8:05 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/02/16 / 2016-02-11 00:05:43 / February 11, 2016 @ 12:05 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us20004zen. Ids that are associated to the event: us20004zen. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 119.1527 East, latitude -10.1862 South, depth = 36.71 km.
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 two and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 51 km SSW of Bogorawatu, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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