A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 149 km WSW of Waingapu, Indonesia (93 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was detected at 01:46:30 / 1:46 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 13/03/21 / 2021-03-13 01:46:30 / March 13, 2021 @ 1:46 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 59.45 km (37 miles). Unique identifier: us7000dj01. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000dj01. Exact location of event, longitude 118.948 East, latitude -9.9935 South, depth = 59.45 km.
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. 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 fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 149 km WSW of Waingapu, Indonesia.
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