A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 45 kilometers (28 miles) from Pamanukan in Indonesia. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:08:23 / 3:08 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/09/17 / 2017-09-25 20:08:23 / September 25, 2017 @ 8:08 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 306.63 km (191 miles). Exact location of event, depth 306.63 km, 107.7299° East, -5.8793° South. Unique identifier: us2000auky. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000auky.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Jatibarang, Bekasi, Indramayu. The epicenter was 91 km (56 miles) from Bekasi (c. 1 520 100 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Masjid Jamie Baitul Muttaqien (c. 1 000 000 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Purwakarta (c. 215 800 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Rengasdengklok (c. 201 500 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Cikampek (c. 145 600 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Indramayu (c. 123 300 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop).
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 one and in the last 365 days three 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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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 45 km N of Pamanukan, Indonesia.
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