A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 97 km W of Kuripan, Indonesia (60 miles). Event id: us20005j80. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20005j80. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/04/16 / 2016-04-17 13:39:25 / April 17, 2016 @ 1:39 pm. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:39:25 / 8:39 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 48.08 km (30 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 102.8885 East, latitude -5.0318 South, depth = 48.08 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 97 km W of Kuripan, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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