A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 52 kilometers (32 miles) from Pototano in Indonesia. Exact time and date of earthquake 24/08/20 / 2020-08-24 13:13:02 / August 24, 2020 @ 1:13 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 13:13:02 / 1:13 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000bec8. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000bec8. The epicenter was at a depth of 244.19 km (152 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 117.4347° East, -7.9416° South, depth 244.19 km.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sumbawa Besar (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 61 km (38 miles) from Sumbawa Besar (c. 52 700 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop).
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 two and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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