A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 147 km NNE of Palue, Indonesia (91 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 584.47 km (363 miles). Global time and date of event 29/08/16 / 2016-08-29 20:07:36 / August 29, 2016 @ 8:07 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 04:07:36 / 4:07 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 123.0432° East, latitude -7.1791° South, depth = 584.47 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10006jlp. Id of event: us10006jlp.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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: 147 km NNE of Palue, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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