A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 122 km NE of Enarotali, Indonesia (76 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 64.23 km (40 miles). The temblor was reported at 22:39:23 / 10:39 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/07/17 / 2017-07-19 13:39:23 / July 19, 2017 @ 1:39 pm. Exact location, longitude 137.1696° East, latitude -3.1757° South, depth = 64.23 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us20009xzj. Unique identifier: us20009xzj.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 122 km NE of Enarotali, Indonesia.
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