A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 204 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (127 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 139.97 km (87 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70006rvr. Id of event: us70006rvr. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:08:32 / 9:08 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 28/12/19 / 2019-12-28 12:08:32 / December 28, 2019 @ 12:08 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 130.2209 East, latitude -6.4547 South, depth = 139.97 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 204 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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