A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 143 km NNE of Palue, Indonesia (89 miles) on Thursday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/07/19 / 2019-07-17 22:59:47 / July 17, 2019 @ 10:59 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 123.2251 East, latitude -7.281 South, depth = 555.64 km. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:59:47 / 6:59 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 555.64 km (345 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us70004mq3. Unique identifier: us70004mq3.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 143 km NNE of Palue, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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