A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Cibaregbeg in Indonesia on Sunday. 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 25.87 km (16 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:00:12 / 9:00 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 107.7809 East, latitude -7.9061 South, depth = 25.87 km. Global time and date of event 26/03/17 / 2017-03-26 02:00:12 / March 26, 2017 @ 2:00 am UTC/GMT. Event id: us10008dk3. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008dk3.
Nearby country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ciamis, Paseh, Rajapolah (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 81 km (50 miles) from Tasikmalaya (c. 271 100 pop), 89 km (56 miles) from Paseh (c. 126 200 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Ciamis (c. 123 600 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Kawalu (c. 50 500 pop), 72 km (44 miles) from Singaparna (c. 48 900 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Rajapolah (c. 39 800 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Banjar (c. 37 300 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. 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: 25 km S of Cibaregbeg, Indonesia.
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