A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 54 kilometers (34 miles) from Sangiang in Indonesia on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/03/19 / 2019-03-08 09:38:33 / March 8, 2019 @ 9:38 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 118.9751 East, latitude -7.8024 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 17:38:33 / 5:38 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us1000jcb8. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000jcb8.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bima (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 78 km (49 miles) from Bima (c. 67 000 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-two 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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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 54 km N of Sangiang, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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