A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia (0 miles). Event id: us70003jay. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003jay. Exact location, longitude 128.4494° East, latitude -7.4533° South, depth = 135.26 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:03:36 / 6:03 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 01/05/19 / 2019-05-01 21:03:36 / May 1, 2019 @ 9:03 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 135.26 km (84 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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. 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: Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia.
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