A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 145 km SW of Kuripan, Indonesia (90 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33.6 km (21 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 102.8 East, latitude -5.9306 South, depth = 33.6 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 08:40:36 / 8:40 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/05/20 / 2020-05-28 01:40:36 / May 28, 2020 @ 1:40 am. Unique identifier: us6000a0p6. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000a0p6.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seventeen 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 145 km SW of Kuripan, Indonesia.
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