A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 98 km WSW of Luwuk, Indonesia (61 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 47.91 km (30 miles). The temblor was reported at 21:27:56 / 9:27 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 121.9634° East, -1.2827° South, depth 47.91 km. Event id: us20008jxh. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20008jxh. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 31/01/17 / 2017-01-31 13:27:56 / January 31, 2017 @ 1:27 pm.
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 five 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 earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 98 km WSW of Luwuk, Indonesia.
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