A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 76 kilometers (47 miles) from Jatiroto in Indonesia. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/09/20 / 2020-09-22 01:39:24 / September 22, 2020 @ 1:39 am. Event id: us6000c17d. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c17d. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 93.03 km (58 miles). Exact location, longitude 111.078° East, latitude -8.5698° South, depth = 93.03 km. The temblor was picked up at 01:39:24 / 1:39 am (local time epicenter).
Event epicenter was 89 km (55 miles) from Ponorogo (c. 79 000 pop), 76 km (48 miles) from Jatiroto (c. 50 100 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Selogiri (c. 30 200 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Trenggalek (c. 29 100 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Wonosari (c. 27 500 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Selogiri, Ponorogo, Trenggalek.
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 four 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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