A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Sikka in Indonesia. Exact location of earthquake, 122.1393° East, -8.9475° South, depth 107.25 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/07/19 / 2019-07-13 06:01:43 / July 13, 2019 @ 6:01 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 107.25 km (67 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us70004ql8. Event ids that are associated: us70004ql8. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 14:01:43 / 2:01 pm (local time epicenter).
The epicenter was 54 km (33 miles) from Ende (c. 77 200 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Maumere (c. 47 600 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Ende, Maumere. Nearby country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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. 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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 22 km SSW of Sikka, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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