A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, Java, Indonesia kilometers (0 miles) from Java, Indonesia. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/05/17 / 2017-05-05 23:17:32 / May 5, 2017 @ 11:17 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008rfl. Id of event: us10008rfl. Exact location, longitude 107.8785° East, latitude -8.017° South, depth = 62.85 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 62.85 km (39 miles). The temblor was detected at 23:17:32 / 11:17 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Ciamis, Tasikmalaya, Kawalu (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 85 km (53 miles) from Tasikmalaya (c. 271 100 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Ciamis (c. 123 600 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Kawalu (c. 50 500 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Singaparna (c. 48 900 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop).
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 two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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