A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Sumenep in Indonesia. Unique identifier: us1000evkn. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000evkn. Exact location of event, longitude 113.8792 East, latitude -7.0028 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 20:06:40 / 8:06 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/06/18 / 2018-06-13 13:06:40 / June 13, 2018 @ 1:06 pm.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Panji, Besuki, Balung (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 80 km (49 miles) from Situbondo (c. 600 000 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Pamekasan (c. 92 400 pop), 2 km (1 miles) from Sumenep (c. 84 700 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Besuki (c. 55 500 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Sampang (c. 53 300 pop), 81 km (51 miles) from Balung (c. 47 600 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Panji (c. 42 800 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 2 km NE of Sumenep, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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