A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Rangkasbitung in Indonesia. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 113.16 km (70 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 04:44:15 / 4:44 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000aja4. Id of event: us7000aja4. Exact location of event, depth 113.16 km, 106.3378° East, -6.37° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 07/07/20 / 2020-07-07 04:44:15 / July 7, 2020 @ 4:44 am UTC/GMT.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Cikarang, Sukabumi, Bekasi. Event epicenter was 59 km (36 miles) from Jakarta (c. 8 540 100 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Bekasi (c. 1 520 100 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Tangerang (c. 1 372 100 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from South Tangerang (c. 1 303 600 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Depok (c. 1 198 100 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Bogor (c. 800 000 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Sukabumi (c. 276 400 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 9 km E of Rangkasbitung, Indonesia.
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