A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 66 kilometers (41 miles) from Karangbadar Kidul in Indonesia on Saturday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60008hq9. Id of event: us60008hq9. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 77.52 km (48 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:17:53 / 9:17 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 108.9127° East, latitude -8.2947° South, depth = 77.52 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/03/20 / 2020-03-14 02:17:53 / March 14, 2020 @ 2:17 am.
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 Banyumas, Sidareja, Wangon. Event epicenter was 96 km (60 miles) from Banyumas (c. 48 400 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Wangon (c. 35 500 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Sidareja (c. 30 300 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Kroya (c. 23 300 pop).
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 fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 66 km S of Karangbadar Kidul, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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