A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 102 km SE of Leksula, Indonesia (63 miles). Exact location of event, depth 347.82 km, 127.1779° East, -4.4258° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 21/04/17 / 2017-04-21 15:49:36 / April 21, 2017 @ 3:49 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 23:49:36 / 11:49 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us10008n5q. Ids that are associated to the event: us10008n5q. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 347.82 km (216 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every 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 four and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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: 102 km SE of Leksula, Indonesia.
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