A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 120 km SSE of Sumbawa Besar, Indonesia (75 miles) on Saturday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 00:58:11 / 12:58 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 40.79 km (25 miles). Event id: us7000bm85. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bm85. Exact location of earthquake, 117.7489° East, -9.5286° South, depth 40.79 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 12/09/20 / 2020-09-12 00:58:11 / September 12, 2020 @ 12:58 am UTC/GMT.
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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 120 km SSE of Sumbawa Besar, Indonesia.
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