A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 115 km SSW of Kotaagung, Indonesia (71 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 38.6 km (24 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/02/17 / 2017-02-12 00:14:42 / February 12, 2017 @ 12:14 am. Unique identifier: us20008j91. Ids that are associated to the event: us20008j91. The temblor was reported at 07:14:42 / 7:14 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 104.3074° East, -6.4938° South, depth 38.6 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 115 km SSW of Kotaagung, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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