A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 126 km S of Tambakrejo, Indonesia (78 miles). The temblor was detected at 09:29:23 / 9:29 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us2000a400. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000a400. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 50.65 km (31 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/07/17 / 2017-07-29 02:29:23 / July 29, 2017 @ 2:29 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 111.9455 East, latitude -9.4413 South, depth = 50.65 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 thirty-four 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 126 km S of Tambakrejo, Indonesia.
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