A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 206 km SSW of Kahale, Indonesia (128 miles). Event id: us70007mk1. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007mk1. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 118.4616 East, latitude -11.4489 South, depth = 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/02/20 / 2020-02-01 02:39:54 / February 1, 2020 @ 2:39 am. The temblor was picked up at 10:39:54 / 10:39 am (local time epicenter).
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 two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days eight 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 data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 206 km SSW of Kahale, Indonesia.
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