A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 113 km SSW of Sidorukun, Indonesia (70 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 113.8958° East, latitude -9.5918° South, depth = 35 km. Event id: us600053xz. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600053xz. Exact time and date of earthquake 12/08/19 / 2019-08-12 08:31:24 / August 12, 2019 @ 8:31 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 16:31:24 / 4:31 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles).
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 two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 113 km SSW of Sidorukun, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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