A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 250 km S of Kangin, Indonesia (155 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 115.1879° East, -11.0926° South, depth 25.55 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/03/20 / 2020-03-28 09:45:01 / March 28, 2020 @ 9:45 am. The temblor was picked up at 17:45:01 / 5:45 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70008hs0. Id of event: us70008hs0. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.55 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. 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 six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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: 250 km S of Kangin, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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