A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 97 km W of Kuripan, Indonesia (60 miles). Event id: us20008j92. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20008j92. Exact time and date of earthquake 12/02/17 / 2017-02-12 00:20:39 / February 12, 2017 @ 12:20 am UTC/GMT. 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 61.57 km (38 miles). Exact location of event, depth 61.57 km, 102.9002° East, -4.8813° South. The temblor was detected at 07:20:39 / 7:20 am (local time epicenter).
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 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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 97 km W of Kuripan, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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