A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Nggilat in Indonesia on Monday. The temblor was reported at 11:20:44 / 11:20 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us1000f0sj. Event ids that are associated: us1000f0sj. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 199.24 km (124 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/06/18 / 2018-06-25 03:20:44 / June 25, 2018 @ 3:20 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 120.1818 East, latitude -8.1684 South, depth = 199.24 km.
Close country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 49 km (30 miles) from Labuhanbajo (c. 188 700 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Ruteng (c. 34 600 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ruteng, Labuhanbajo (min 5000 pop).
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 one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 17 km NNW of Nggilat, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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