A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Panjang in Indonesia on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, 105.3543° East, -5.6391° South, depth 10 km. Id of earthquake: us1000is3k. Event ids that are associated: us1000is3k. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/01/19 / 2019-01-13 18:38:47 / January 13, 2019 @ 6:38 pm. The temblor was picked up at 01:38:47 / 1:38 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquake epicenter was 26 km (16 miles) from Bandarlampung (c. 800 300 pop), 59 km (36 miles) from Metro (c. 149 500 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Terbanggi Besar (c. 52 600 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Terbanggi Besar, Metro, Bandarlampung.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 18 km SSE of Panjang, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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