A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 86 km S of Sidorukun, Indonesia (53 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 60.72 km (38 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007nv2. Id of event: us70007nv2. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/02/20 / 2020-02-03 21:16:47 / February 3, 2020 @ 9:16 pm. The temblor was detected at 05:16:47 / 5:16 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 114.0841 East, latitude -9.3678 South, depth = 60.72 km.
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 twelve 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.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 86 km S of Sidorukun, Indonesia.
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