A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 153 km NNE of Palue, Indonesia (95 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 123.2513 East, latitude -7.1913 South, depth = 606.6 km. The temblor was picked up at 15:10:29 / 3:10 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/06/19 / 2019-06-26 07:10:29 / June 26, 2019 @ 7:10 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 606.6 km (377 miles). Event id: us7000456k. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000456k.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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. 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: 153 km NNE of Palue, Indonesia.
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