A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 282 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (175 miles). The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:55:01 / 10:55 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 128.8136 East, latitude -7.3999 South, depth = 134.24 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/07/18 / 2018-07-14 01:55:01 / July 14, 2018 @ 1:55 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 134.24 km (83 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us2000g4s9. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000g4s9.
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 two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 282 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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