A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 135 km SW of Kuripan, Indonesia (84 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/03/19 / 2019-03-27 19:34:20 / March 27, 2019 @ 7:34 pm. Exact location of earthquake, 102.7743° East, -5.7573° South, depth 25.4 km. 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: us2000k61w. Unique identifier: us2000k61w. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:34:20 / 2:34 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.4 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 135 km SW of Kuripan, Indonesia.
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