A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 76 kilometers (47 miles) from Kawalu in Indonesia. Exact location, longitude 108.1261° East, latitude -8.0678° South, depth = 63.94 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000c9h5. Unique identifier: us6000c9h5. The temblor was detected at 19:57:15 / 7:57 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 19:57:15 / October 19, 2020 @ 7:57 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 63.94 km (40 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Rajapolah, Ciamis, Tasikmalaya (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 83 km (52 miles) from Tasikmalaya (c. 271 100 pop), 86 km (54 miles) from Ciamis (c. 123 600 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Kawalu (c. 50 500 pop), 80 km (49 miles) from Singaparna (c. 48 900 pop), 94 km (59 miles) from Rajapolah (c. 39 800 pop). Nearby country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 one and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 76 km S of Kawalu, Indonesia.
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