A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 182 km NNE of Palue, Indonesia (113 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was detected at 03:18:43 / 3:18 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/05/20 / 2020-05-27 19:18:43 / May 27, 2020 @ 7:18 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 621.09 km (386 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 123.3646° East, latitude -6.9845° South, depth = 621.09 km. Event id: us6000a0du. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000a0du.
Each 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 fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 182 km NNE of Palue, Indonesia.
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