A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 89 km NNW of Nggilat, Indonesia (55 miles). The temblor was picked up at 00:08:08 / 12:08 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 611.74 km (380 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us2000ave0. Event ids that are associated: us2000ave0. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/09/17 / 2017-09-27 16:08:08 / September 27, 2017 @ 4:08 pm. Exact location of event, depth 611.74 km, 119.9926° East, -7.5373° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city 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: 89 km NNW of Nggilat, Indonesia.
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