A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Npongge in Indonesia. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 118.3354° East, latitude -8.5527° South, depth = 132.35 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 13/04/18 / 2018-04-13 07:22:09 / April 13, 2018 @ 7:22 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 132.35 km (82 miles). Event id: us2000dzgp. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000dzgp. The temblor was detected at 15:22:09 / 3:22 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Sumbawa Besar, Bima (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 44 km (27 miles) from Bima (c. 67 000 pop), 101 km (63 miles) from Sumbawa Besar (c. 52 700 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eighteen 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 4 km E of Npongge, Indonesia.
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