A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 116 km ESE of Sorong, Indonesia (72 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20005haf. Id of event: us20005haf. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 09:01:39 / 9:01 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 15.18 km (9 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 132.2269 East, latitude -1.2719 South, depth = 15.18 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/03/16 / 2016-03-29 00:01:39 / March 29, 2016 @ 12:01 am.
Every 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. 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 116 km ESE of Sorong, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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