A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Ponorogo in Indonesia. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 142.33 km (88 miles). Global time and date of event 23/08/20 / 2020-08-23 22:52:39 / August 23, 2020 @ 10:52 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:52:39 / 10:52 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 111.4201° East, latitude -7.7582° South, depth = 142.33 km. Event id: us7000beax. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000beax.
Close country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 69 km (43 miles) from Surakarta (c. 555 300 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Kediri (c. 235 100 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Madiun (c. 186 100 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from Blitar (c. 132 400 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Klaten (c. 126 800 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Grogol (c. 100 600 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Diwek, Blitar, Klaten (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 13 km NNW of Ponorogo, Indonesia.
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