A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 49 kilometers (30 miles) from Dompu in Indonesia. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/02/21 / 2021-02-21 14:01:04 / February 21, 2021 @ 2:01 pm. The temblor was picked up at 14:01:04 / 2:01 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us6000djwd. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000djwd. Exact location of earthquake, 118.0382° East, -8.6906° South, depth 129.02 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 129.02 km (80 miles).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bima, Sumbawa Besar. Epicenter of the event was 80 km (50 miles) from Bima (c. 67 000 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Sumbawa Besar (c. 52 700 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop).
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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 49 km WSW of Dompu, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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