A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Jakarta in Indonesia. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/03/17 / 2017-03-26 15:06:53 / March 26, 2017 @ 3:06 pm. Event id: us10008dki. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008dki. Exact location, longitude 106.8915° East, latitude -6.0928° South, depth = 195 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 195 km (121 miles). The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:06:53 / 10:06 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Close country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 14 km (9 miles) from Jakarta (c. 8 540 100 pop), 19 km (12 miles) from Bekasi (c. 1 520 100 pop), 30 km (19 miles) from Tangerang (c. 1 372 100 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from South Tangerang (c. 1 303 600 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Depok (c. 1 198 100 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Bogor (c. 800 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pandeglang, Serang, Purwakarta (min 5000 pop).
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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 14 km NNE of Jakarta, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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