A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 79 km NNE of Palue, Indonesia (49 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/01/20 / 2020-01-02 10:37:07 / January 2, 2020 @ 10:37 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70006thf. Id of event: us70006thf. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 122.8585 East, latitude -7.7646 South, depth = 268.71 km. The temblor was detected at 18:37:07 / 6:37 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 268.71 km (167 miles).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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: 79 km NNE of Palue, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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