A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 146 km SW of Kuripan, Indonesia (91 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/02/18 / 2018-02-17 19:52:15 / February 17, 2018 @ 7:52 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000d8cr. Unique identifier: us2000d8cr. Exact location of earthquake, 102.8094° East, -5.9457° South, depth 21.92 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 21.92 km (14 miles). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:52:15 / 2:52 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 146 km SW of Kuripan, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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