A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 209 km S of Saparua, Indonesia (130 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us60007j6z. Unique identifier: us60007j6z. The epicenter was at a depth of 253.18 km (157 miles). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:53:45 / 9:53 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 129.0014° East, latitude -5.4348° South, depth = 253.18 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/01/20 / 2020-01-16 12:53:45 / January 16, 2020 @ 12:53 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
Did you feel the quake?
Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 209 km S of Saparua, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.