A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Karangsubagan in Indonesia on Thursday. Global time and date of event 23/11/16 / 2016-11-23 16:21:34 / November 23, 2016 @ 4:21 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us10007bsv. Ids that are associated to the event: us10007bsv. Exact location of event, longitude 115.9073 East, latitude -8.3648 South, depth = 41.52 km. The temblor was detected at 00:21:34 / 12:21 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 41.52 km (26 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquake epicenter was 82 km (51 miles) from Denpasar (c. 405 900 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Mataram (c. 318 700 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Praya (c. 35 200 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Tabanan (c. 33 700 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Karangasem (c. 31 900 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Kuta (c. 30 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Munduk, Kuta, Tabanan (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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. 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: 21 km WNW of Karangsubagan, Indonesia.
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