A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported 79 kilometers (49 miles) from Baturaja in Indonesia on Wednesday. Exact location of event, longitude 103.7376 East, latitude -4.7088 South, depth = 137.84 km. The temblor was picked up at 10:34:28 / 10:34 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 03/03/21 / 2021-03-03 10:34:28 / March 3, 2021 @ 10:34 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 137.84 km (86 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us7000df43. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000df43.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pageralam, Tanjungagung, Baturaja (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 80 km (50 miles) from Baturaja (c. 134 800 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Pageralam (c. 70 400 pop), 86 km (54 miles) from Tanjungagung (c. 53 100 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 79 km SW of Baturaja, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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