A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Cigarogol in Indonesia. The epicenter was at a depth of 82.8 km (51 miles). Unique identifier: us10008rfv. Ids that are associated to the event: us10008rfv. Exact time and date of earthquake 11/05/17 / 2017-05-11 08:51:35 / May 11, 2017 @ 8:51 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 15:51:35 / 3:51 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 107.1836° East, latitude -7.5269° South, depth = 82.8 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquake epicenter was 84 km (52 miles) from Bandung (c. 1 699 700 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Cimahi (c. 493 700 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Sukabumi (c. 276 400 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Lembang (c. 183 100 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Banjaran (c. 165 000 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Soreang (c. 150 900 pop), 80 km (49 miles) from Paseh (c. 126 200 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Wanaraja, Cicurug, Lembang (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 6 km SSW of Cigarogol, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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