A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Sukamaju in Indonesia. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 106.0775 East, latitude -6.7171 South, depth = 85.35 km. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:43:21 / 6:43 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000isyt. Id of event: us2000isyt. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 85.35 km (53 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 06/12/18 / 2018-12-06 23:43:21 / December 6, 2018 @ 11:43 pm UTC/GMT.
Close country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 86 km (53 miles) from Tangerang (c. 1 372 100 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from South Tangerang (c. 1 303 600 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Depok (c. 1 198 100 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Bogor (c. 800 000 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from Sukabumi (c. 276 400 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Ciputat (c. 207 900 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Ciampea (c. 207 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sukabumi, Teluknaga, Citeureup (min 5000 pop).
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 twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 1 km SSE of Sukamaju, Indonesia.
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