A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Palimanan in Indonesia on Sunday. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:48:54 / 1:48 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 242.26 km (151 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us2000d5xd. Event ids that are associated: us2000d5xd. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 108.3796 East, latitude -6.7929 South, depth = 242.26 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/02/18 / 2018-02-11 06:48:54 / February 11, 2018 @ 6:48 am.
Close country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Sidareja, Pameungpeuk, Lebaksiu (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 85 km (53 miles) from Bandung (c. 1 699 700 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Masjid Jamie Baitul Muttaqien (c. 1 000 000 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Tasikmalaya (c. 271 100 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Cirebon (c. 254 300 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Tegal (c. 237 100 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Sumedang Utara (c. 206 700 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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