A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 131 km SSE of Lolayan, Indonesia (81 miles) on Saturday. Exact location, longitude 124.9043° East, latitude -0.3773° South, depth = 51.91 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 51.91 km (32 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 05:52:42 / 5:52 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/03/19 / 2019-03-08 21:52:42 / March 8, 2019 @ 9:52 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us1000jgnq. Unique identifier: us1000jgnq.
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 nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 131 km SSE of Lolayan, Indonesia.
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