A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 33 km WSW of Tilamuta, Indonesia (21 miles). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:33:59 / 9:33 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 190.11 km (118 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/05/19 / 2019-05-27 13:33:59 / May 27, 2019 @ 1:33 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us60003spu. Ids that are associated to the event: us60003spu. Exact location of earthquake, 122.0844° East, 0.3776° North, depth 190.11 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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. 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: 33 km WSW of Tilamuta, Indonesia.
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