A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Banjar Dukuh in Indonesia. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:54:17 / 5:54 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 115.5201 East, latitude -8.32 South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/11/17 / 2017-11-08 21:54:17 / November 8, 2017 @ 9:54 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000bkk8. Id of event: us2000bkk8.
Close country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Negara, Praya, Mataram (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 50 km (31 miles) from Denpasar (c. 405 900 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Mataram (c. 318 700 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Singaraja (c. 133 800 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Banjar (c. 89 000 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Praya (c. 35 200 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Tabanan (c. 33 700 pop), 99 km (62 miles) from Negara (c. 33 200 pop).
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 nine 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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: 5 km SW of Banjar Dukuh, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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