A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 171 km NNE of Palue, Indonesia (106 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000d6yu. Id of event: us2000d6yu. Exact location of earthquake, 123.5701° East, -7.1791° South, depth 558.21 km. The temblor was reported at 18:19:05 / 6:19 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/02/18 / 2018-02-14 10:19:05 / February 14, 2018 @ 10:19 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 558.21 km (347 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 171 km NNE of Palue, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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