A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 54 kilometers (34 miles) from Banjar in Indonesia. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:12:35 / 3:12 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 16/08/20 / 2020-08-16 15:12:35 / August 16, 2020 @ 3:12 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 29.84 km (19 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 107.3531 East, latitude -7.6793 South, depth = 29.84 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000bib4. Unique identifier: us6000bib4. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Cimahi, Singaparna, Bandung (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). The epicenter was 91 km (57 miles) from Bandung (c. 1 699 700 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Cimahi (c. 493 700 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Banjaran (c. 165 000 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Soreang (c. 150 900 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Paseh (c. 126 200 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Margahayukencana (c. 83 100 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 54 km S of Banjar, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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