A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 46 kilometers (29 miles) from Cempa in Indonesia on Tuesday. Unique identifier: us2000frer. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000frer. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:27:30 / 9:27 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 181.83 km, 119.7398° East, -8.0976° South. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 181.83 km (113 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/06/18 / 2018-06-26 13:27:30 / June 26, 2018 @ 1:27 pm.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 47 km (29 miles) from Labuhanbajo (c. 188 700 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Labuhanbajo.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 eighteen 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 46 km NNW of Cempa, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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