A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Labuhanmapin in Indonesia on Monday. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000giqx. Unique identifier: us1000giqx. Exact location of earthquake, 116.8992° East, -8.4213° South, depth 7.58 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.58 km (5 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/08/18 / 2018-08-19 16:18:51 / August 19, 2018 @ 4:18 pm. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:18:51 / 12:18 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mataram, Praya, Sumbawa Besar. Nearby country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 88 km (55 miles) from Mataram (c. 318 700 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Sumbawa Besar (c. 52 700 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Praya (c. 35 200 pop).
Every 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-three, in the last 10 days thirty-nine, in the past 30 days one hundred and four and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourteen 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: 11 km NNW of Labuhanmapin, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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