A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 250 km ESE of Enarotali, Indonesia (155 miles) on Saturday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:58:25 / 6:58 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 157.46 km (98 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 138.549 East, latitude -4.4308 South, depth = 157.46 km. Event id: us2000hilu. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000hilu. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/09/18 / 2018-09-22 09:58:25 / September 22, 2018 @ 9:58 am UTC/GMT.
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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 250 km ESE of Enarotali, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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