Earthquakes today

Current and latest world earthquakes breaking news, activity and articles today

Earthquake breaking news, Light World Earthquakes Magnitude 4-4.9

Light earthquake 4.5 mag, 13 km ENE of Gili Air, Indonesia

Earthquake location -8.3125S, 116.1978WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Gili Air in Indonesia on Sunday. The temblor was picked up at 22:40:16 / 10:40 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 10/01/21 / 2021-01-10 22:40:16 / January 10, 2021 @ 10:40 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000d7bh. Unique identifier: us6000d7bh. Exact location of event, longitude 116.1978 East, latitude -8.3125 South, depth = 19.29 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 19.29 km (12 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).

Close country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 31 km (20 miles) from Mataram (c. 318 700 pop), 44 km (28 miles) from Praya (c. 35 200 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Karangasem (c. 31 900 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Klungkung (c. 27 800 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Klungkung, Karangasem, Praya.

Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each 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 one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.

Questions or comments?

Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 13 km ENE of Gili Air, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

Copyright © 2021 All rights reserved.

More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.5 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 116.1978° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -8.3125° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 19.29 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 13 km ENE of Gili Air, Indonesia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2021-01-10 22:40:16 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2021-01-10 23:13:16 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 312 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 2.03 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.28 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 78 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us6000d7bh Id of event.
Event Code 6000d7bh An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us6000d7bh, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

Leave a Reply