A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 236 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (147 miles). Exact location of event, depth 94.96 km, 129.2374° East, -7.4222° South. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:16:12 / 10:16 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 94.96 km (59 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005etj. Id of event: us70005etj. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 11/09/19 / 2019-09-11 13:16:12 / September 11, 2019 @ 1:16 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 ninety-nine 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 236 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia.
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