A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 124 km WSW of Galesong, Indonesia (77 miles) on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 118.2627 East, latitude -5.5477 South, depth = 14.83 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 14.83 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/03/18 / 2018-03-26 03:42:05 / March 26, 2018 @ 3:42 am. The temblor was picked up at 11:42:05 / 11:42 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us1000dds1. Event ids that are associated: us1000dds1. 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 124 km WSW of Galesong, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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