A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, Sulawesi, Indonesia kilometers (0 miles) from Sulawesi, Indonesia. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 119.5683 East, latitude -3.0353 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us1000hrqc. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000hrqc. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/11/18 / 2018-11-07 12:40:43 / November 7, 2018 @ 12:40 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 12:40:43 / 12:40 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Majene, Mamuju, Palopo (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 70 km (43 miles) from Palopo (c. 129 300 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Polewali (c. 58 200 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Rantepao (c. 40 400 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Majene (c. 37 700 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Mamuju (c. 15 000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, in the last 10 days twenty-three, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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