A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 95 km NNE of Sangiang, Indonesia (59 miles) on Wednesday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 273.19 km (170 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/08/17 / 2017-08-09 11:46:17 / August 9, 2017 @ 11:46 am. Event id: us2000a6cc. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000a6cc. The temblor was detected at 19:46:17 / 7:46 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 119.3372° East, -7.5382° South, depth 273.19 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 95 km NNE of Sangiang, Indonesia.
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