A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes 93 km WSW of Pasirnangka, Indonesia (58 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 104.7981 East, latitude -6.9655 South, depth = 35 km. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:56:53 / 3:56 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/04/18 / 2018-04-14 08:56:53 / April 14, 2018 @ 8:56 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us2000e057. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000e057. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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: 93 km WSW of Pasirnangka, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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