A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) strikes 177 km S of Kute, Indonesia (110 miles) on Friday. Global time and date of event 27/02/20 / 2020-02-27 21:28:07 / February 27, 2020 @ 9:28 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us600089kg. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600089kg. Exact location, longitude 116.4605° East, latitude -10.4849° South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was picked up at 05:28:07 / 5:28 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 177 km S of Kute, Indonesia.
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