A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 158 km WSW of Kuripan, Indonesia (98 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, longitude 102.368 East, latitude -5.3266 South, depth = 35.59 km. The temblor was picked up at 23:21:32 / 11:21 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35.59 km (22 miles). Unique identifier: us2000dd26. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000dd26. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 06/03/18 / 2018-03-06 16:21:32 / March 6, 2018 @ 4:21 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 158 km WSW of Kuripan, Indonesia.
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