A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 239 km SSW of Singaparna, Indonesia (149 miles). Id of earthquake: us7000ajau. Event ids that are associated: us7000ajau. Exact location of earthquake, 107.4331° East, -9.4084° South, depth 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 05:17:51 / 5:17 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/07/20 / 2020-07-07 05:17:51 / July 7, 2020 @ 5:17 am.
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. 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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 239 km SSW of Singaparna, Indonesia.
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