A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 24 kilometers (15 miles) from Indramayu in Indonesia on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 16:24:35 / 4:24 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000ba4g. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000ba4g. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 108.1537 East, latitude -6.1779 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/08/20 / 2020-08-01 16:24:35 / August 1, 2020 @ 4:24 pm.
Close country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 30 km (19 miles) from Masjid Jamie Baitul Muttaqien (c. 1 000 000 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Cirebon (c. 254 300 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Purwakarta (c. 215 800 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Sumedang Utara (c. 206 700 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Lembang (c. 183 100 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Plumbon (c. 167 100 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Karangsembung, Lembang, Purwakarta (min 5000 pop).
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 24 km NW of Indramayu, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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