A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 81 km SSW of Bogorawatu, Indonesia (50 miles). Global time and date of event 22/01/19 / 2019-01-22 01:57:00 / January 22, 2019 @ 1:57 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 119.0651° East, -10.4432° South, depth 33.3 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33.3 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:57:00 / 9:57 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000j71t. Id of event: us2000j71t. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 81 km SSW of Bogorawatu, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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