A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 41 kilometers (25 miles) from Naisano Dua in Indonesia. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000jl44. Unique identifier: us1000jl44. Exact location of event, longitude 123.3978 East, latitude -9.5485 South, depth = 82.05 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 82.05 km (51 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/03/19 / 2019-03-25 01:13:02 / March 25, 2019 @ 1:13 am. The temblor was picked up at 09:13:02 / 9:13 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Epicenter of the event was 73 km (45 miles) from Kupang (c. 282 400 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kupang.
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 thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 41 km W of Naisano Dua, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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