A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 149 km WSW of Kuripan, Indonesia (93 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 102.6069 East, latitude -5.7228 South, depth = 29.4 km. Id of earthquake: us2000a5k6. Event ids that are associated: us2000a5k6. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 05:05:51 / 5:05 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/08/17 / 2017-08-01 22:05:51 / August 1, 2017 @ 10:05 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 29.4 km (18 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 four and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 149 km WSW of Kuripan, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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