A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 78 km SSE of Watubuku, Indonesia (48 miles). Global time and date of event 17/02/20 / 2020-02-17 21:11:10 / February 17, 2020 @ 9:11 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 05:11:10 / 5:11 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 83.39 km (52 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us70007s1n. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007s1n. Exact location of earthquake, 123.0133° East, -9.2644° South, depth 83.39 km. 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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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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: 78 km SSE of Watubuku, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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