A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, Lombok region, Indonesia kilometers (0 miles) from Lombok region, Indonesia. Exact location of event, longitude 116.3751 East, latitude -8.2552 South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 27/10/18 / 2018-10-27 09:30:36 / October 27, 2018 @ 9:30 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 09:30:36 / 9:30 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000i5h5. Id of event: us2000i5h5.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Karangasem, Praya, Mataram. Earthquake epicenter was 46 km (29 miles) from Mataram (c. 318 700 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Praya (c. 35 200 pop), 86 km (54 miles) from Karangasem (c. 31 900 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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