A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 150 km S of Baubau, Indonesia (93 miles) on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us600054zd. Ids that are associated to the event: us600054zd. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:21:42 / 11:21 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 06/08/19 / 2019-08-06 15:21:42 / August 6, 2019 @ 3:21 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 122.7859 East, latitude -6.8079 South, depth = 520.32 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 520.32 km (323 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 150 km S of Baubau, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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