A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 238 km W of Tual, Indonesia (148 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:17:54 / 12:17 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 96.89 km, 130.6056° East, -5.9073° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 96.89 km (60 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 11/03/19 / 2019-03-11 03:17:54 / March 11, 2019 @ 3:17 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us1000jder. Event ids that are associated: us1000jder.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 238 km W of Tual, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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