A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 109 km NNE of Palue, Indonesia (68 miles). The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:20:06 / 11:20 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 16/07/17 / 2017-07-16 15:20:06 / July 16, 2017 @ 3:20 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 208.52 km (130 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude 123.2052 East, latitude -7.6076 South, depth = 208.52 km. Event id: us20009yyt. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009yyt.
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 fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 109 km NNE of Palue, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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