A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 162 km S of Ngulung Wetan, Indonesia (101 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 44.67 km (28 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us10006u3q. Unique identifier: us10006u3q. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 21:49:47 / 9:49 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 30/09/16 / 2016-09-30 14:49:47 / September 30, 2016 @ 2:49 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 111.6343° East, latitude -9.7559° South, depth = 44.67 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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. 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: 162 km S of Ngulung Wetan, Indonesia.
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