A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 153 km S of Tambakrejo, Indonesia (95 miles) on Sunday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:22:17 / 4:22 am (local time epicenter). 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: us2000abbg. Unique identifier: us2000abbg. Exact location of earthquake, 111.907° East, -9.6819° South, depth 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/08/17 / 2017-08-19 21:22:17 / August 19, 2017 @ 9:22 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 two and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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. 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: 153 km S of Tambakrejo, Indonesia.
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