A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 176 km NNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (109 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 105.02 km (65 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:18:46 / 5:18 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 130.4656 East, latitude -6.6001 South, depth = 105.02 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 12/01/19 / 2019-01-12 20:18:46 / January 12, 2019 @ 8:18 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000j3d2. Id of event: us2000j3d2.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 176 km NNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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