A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 122 km ENE of Palopo, Indonesia (76 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 121.2539° East, -2.6809° South, depth 44.6 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 44.6 km (28 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/09/20 / 2020-09-21 10:26:37 / September 21, 2020 @ 10:26 am. The temblor was picked up at 10:26:37 / 10:26 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000bqqd. Unique identifier: us7000bqqd. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 122 km ENE of Palopo, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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