A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 32 kilometers (20 miles) from Praimarada in Indonesia. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 82.94 km (52 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude 120.6269° East, latitude -9.5965° South, depth = 82.94 km. The temblor was detected at 10:13:10 / 10:13 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/02/20 / 2020-02-21 02:13:10 / February 21, 2020 @ 2:13 am. Id of earthquake: us600084qw. Event ids that are associated: us600084qw. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearby country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Waingapu. Earthquake epicenter was 40 km (25 miles) from Waingapu (c. 48 800 pop).
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. 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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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