A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 0 kilometers (0 miles) from Narang in Indonesia. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 137.37 km (85 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:45:14 / 9:45 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 14/01/20 / 2020-01-14 01:45:14 / January 14, 2020 @ 1:45 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 120.367 East, latitude -8.774 South, depth = 137.37 km. 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: us60007hcg. Id of event: us60007hcg.
Event epicenter was 61 km (38 miles) from Labuhanbajo (c. 188 700 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from Ruteng (c. 34 600 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Labuhanbajo, Ruteng (min 5000 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 twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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