A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 137 km SSW of Biha, Indonesia (85 miles) on Saturday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us200050lj. Id of event: us200050lj. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 31.72 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 103.4395° East, -6.4241° South, depth 31.72 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 06:42:29 / 6:42 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/02/16 / 2016-02-12 23:42:29 / February 12, 2016 @ 11:42 pm.
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 one and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 137 km SSW of Biha, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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