A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 97 km SSW of Tilamuta, Indonesia (60 miles). Global time and date of event 05/04/16 / 2016-04-05 21:32:52 / April 5, 2016 @ 9:32 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us20005hgy. Unique identifier: us20005hgy. Exact location of event, longitude 122.0791 East, latitude -0.3103 South, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 05:32:52 / 5:32 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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 SSW of Tilamuta, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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