A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 46 kilometers (29 miles) from Bambanglipuro in Indonesia on Saturday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 110.1662 East, latitude -8.3576 South, depth = 96.89 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/08/19 / 2019-08-10 13:26:45 / August 10, 2019 @ 1:26 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 20:26:45 / 8:26 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 96.89 km (60 miles). Id of earthquake: us600053en. Event ids that are associated: us600053en.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 67 km (42 miles) from Yogyakarta (c. 636 700 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Klaten (c. 126 800 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Depok (c. 104 500 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Kasihan (c. 86 200 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Sewon (c. 73 600 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Mertoyudan (c. 69 900 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Melati (c. 67 100 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ceper, Karanganom, Mertoyudan (min 5000 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 46 km SSW of Bambanglipuro, Indonesia.
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