A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 203 km N of Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe), Indonesia (126 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 77.81 km (48 miles). Event id: us1000d59u. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000d59u. Exact location of earthquake, 124.9735° East, 3.3315° North, depth 77.81 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/03/18 / 2018-03-08 18:00:32 / March 8, 2018 @ 6:00 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 02:00:32 / 2:00 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eight 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 203 km N of Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe), Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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