A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 0 kilometers (0 miles) from Cipanas in Indonesia on Friday. Id of earthquake: us2000d4ud. Event ids that are associated: us2000d4ud. The epicenter was at a depth of 32.07 km (20 miles). Global time and date of event 08/02/18 / 2018-02-08 23:02:18 / February 8, 2018 @ 11:02 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:02:18 / 6:02 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 106.3949° East, latitude -6.5497° South, depth = 32.07 km.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 62 km (39 miles) from Jakarta (c. 8 540 100 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Bekasi (c. 1 520 100 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Tangerang (c. 1 372 100 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from South Tangerang (c. 1 303 600 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Depok (c. 1 198 100 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Bogor (c. 800 000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Cikarang, Bekasi, Sukabumi (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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