A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 87 kilometers (54 miles) from Maumere in Indonesia. The epicenter was at a depth of 242.01 km (150 miles). Event id: us7000bf71. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bf71. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 31/08/20 / 2020-08-31 08:25:11 / August 31, 2020 @ 8:25 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 242.01 km, 122.4762° East, -7.8703° South. The temblor was detected at 08:25:11 / 8:25 am (local time epicenter).
Event epicenter was 88 km (55 miles) from Maumere (c. 47 600 pop). 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 Maumere.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each 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 one and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 87 km NNE of Maumere, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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