A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Ciharus in Indonesia on Monday. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:19:42 / 7:19 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 107.8095 East, latitude -7.3766 South, depth = 130.5 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/07/17 / 2017-07-24 00:19:42 / July 24, 2017 @ 12:19 am. Id of earthquake: us2000a23u. Event ids that are associated: us2000a23u. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 130.5 km (81 miles).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Jatiwangi, Ciranjang-hilir, Kuningan (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 57 km (35 miles) from Bandung (c. 1 699 700 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Cimahi (c. 493 700 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Tasikmalaya (c. 271 100 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Sumedang Utara (c. 206 700 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Lembang (c. 183 100 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Banjaran (c. 165 000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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