A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 48 km SE of Lemito, Indonesia (30 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 121.8804° East, 0.2313° North, depth 161.25 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 161.25 km (100 miles). The temblor was reported at 17:54:33 / 5:54 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us2000h60z. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000h60z. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/08/18 / 2018-08-22 09:54:33 / August 22, 2018 @ 9:54 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 48 km SE of Lemito, Indonesia.
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