A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 120 km SE of Lolayan, Indonesia (75 miles). Exact location, longitude 125.0542° East, latitude -0.1487° South, depth = 62.45 km. Global time and date of event 31/01/17 / 2017-01-31 17:25:46 / January 31, 2017 @ 5:25 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us20008jxu. Unique identifier: us20008jxu. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:25:46 / 1:25 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 62.45 km (39 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 120 km SE of Lolayan, Indonesia.
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