A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Ciwaru in Indonesia on Friday. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:15:30 / 8:15 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005mje. Id of event: us70005mje. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/09/19 / 2019-09-20 13:15:30 / September 20, 2019 @ 1:15 pm. Exact location of event, longitude 106.1703 East, latitude -7.0104 South, depth = 72.17 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 72.17 km (45 miles).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Cibinong, Sawangan, Serpong (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 83 km (51 miles) from Bogor (c. 800 000 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Sukabumi (c. 276 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Ciampea (c. 207 200 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Parung (c. 193 900 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Curug (c. 191 400 pop), 96 km (59 miles) from Cibinong (c. 188 700 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Cikupa (c. 174 000 pop).
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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 11 km SW of Ciwaru, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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