A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 93 km NW of Curup, Indonesia (58 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us20009yyr. Unique identifier: us20009yyr. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/07/17 / 2017-07-16 17:01:39 / July 16, 2017 @ 5:01 pm. The temblor was detected at 00:01:39 / 12:01 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 101.9677° East, latitude -2.8351° South, depth = 104.23 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 104.23 km (65 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 93 km NW of Curup, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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