A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 17 km WNW of Lolak, Indonesia (11 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 252.28 km (157 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 123.8791 East, latitude 0.9612 North, depth = 252.28 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/08/18 / 2018-08-08 21:45:48 / August 8, 2018 @ 9:45 pm. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:45:48 / 5:45 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us1000g8ww. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000g8ww.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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 WNW of Lolak, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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