A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported 145 km NNW of Kendari, Indonesia (90 miles) on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 11:10:22 / 11:10 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/06/20 / 2020-06-17 11:10:22 / June 17, 2020 @ 11:10 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000adfe. Unique identifier: us6000adfe. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 122.2394° East, -2.6894° South, depth 10 km.
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 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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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 145 km NNW of Kendari, Indonesia.
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