A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 59 kilometers (37 miles) from Luwuk in Indonesia. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 123.2867° East, -0.749° South, depth 11.46 km. Id of earthquake: us6000ccwe. Event ids that are associated: us6000ccwe. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.46 km (7 miles). The temblor was reported at 06:28:07 / 6:28 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 25/10/20 / 2020-10-25 06:28:07 / October 25, 2020 @ 6:28 am UTC/GMT.
Epicenter of the event was 60 km (37 miles) from Luwuk (c. 47 800 pop). 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 Luwuk.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 59 km ENE of Luwuk, Indonesia.
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