A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 67 km S of Bogorawatu, Indonesia (42 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10007rhd. Id of event: us10007rhd. The temblor was picked up at 02:49:00 / 2:49 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/01/17 / 2017-01-05 18:49:00 / January 5, 2017 @ 6:49 pm. Exact location of event, depth 35 km, 119.3023° East, -10.3564° South.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 67 km S of Bogorawatu, Indonesia.
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