A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 48 kilometers (30 miles) from Tanjungan in Indonesia. The temblor was picked up at 00:35:18 / 12:35 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 105.8262 East, latitude -7.267 South, depth = 45.74 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 29/04/16 / 2016-04-29 17:35:18 / April 29, 2016 @ 5:35 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us10005ch4. Ids that are associated to the event: us10005ch4. The epicenter was at a depth of 45.74 km (28 miles).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Labuan, Pelabuhanratu. Earthquake epicenter was 86 km (53 miles) from Pelabuhanratu (c. 43 000 pop), 99 km (61 miles) from Labuan (c. 33 600 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop).
Each 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 three and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 48 km S of Tanjungan, Indonesia.
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