A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 123 km SSW of Biha, Indonesia (76 miles). Global time and date of event 12/11/16 / 2016-11-12 21:07:33 / November 12, 2016 @ 9:07 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us1000775l. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000775l. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 103.5635 East, latitude -6.3431 South, depth = 42.23 km. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:07:33 / 4:07 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 42.23 km (26 miles).
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 seventeen 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 123 km SSW of Biha, Indonesia.
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