A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 73 kilometers (45 miles) from Babana in Indonesia. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/11/18 / 2018-11-23 20:41:17 / November 23, 2018 @ 8:41 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us1000hxxi. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000hxxi. Exact location, longitude 119.5836° East, latitude -1.537° South, depth = 47.57 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 47.57 km (30 miles). The temblor was detected at 04:41:17 / 4:41 am (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 79 km (49 miles) from Palu (c. 282 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Palu (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 73 km NE of Babana, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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