A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 153 km SE of Modayag, Indonesia (95 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/04/16 / 2016-04-24 00:13:25 / April 24, 2016 @ 12:13 am. Exact location of earthquake, 125.3405° East, -0.2942° South, depth 10 km. Event id: us20005laq. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20005laq. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:13:25 / 8:13 am (local time epicenter).
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 four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 153 km SE of Modayag, Indonesia.
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