A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Bunisari in Indonesia. Global time and date of event 22/10/16 / 2016-10-22 22:44:51 / October 22, 2016 @ 10:44 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 63.66 km (40 miles). Exact location of event, depth 63.66 km, 107.6066° East, -7.7587° South. The temblor was reported at 05:44:51 / 5:44 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us20007g5q. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20007g5q.
Country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ciamis, Bandung, Cileunyi (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 95 km (59 miles) from Bandung (c. 1 699 700 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Tasikmalaya (c. 271 100 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Banjaran (c. 165 000 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Soreang (c. 150 900 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Paseh (c. 126 200 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Ciamis (c. 123 600 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Cileunyi (c. 111 500 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 16 km SW of Bunisari, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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