A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 136 km N of Kendari, Indonesia (85 miles). The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:42:31 / 5:42 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 122.2842 East, latitude -2.768 South, depth = 10 km. Event id: us6000dcv7. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dcv7. Exact time and date of earthquake 21/01/21 / 2021-01-21 05:42:31 / January 21, 2021 @ 5:42 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 136 km N of Kendari, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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