A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes Molucca Sea (0 miles) on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 126.1916 East, latitude 1.4038 North, depth = 35 km. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:54:29 / 2:54 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Unique identifier: us20002zt5. Ids that are associated to the event: us20002zt5. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/07/15 / 2015-07-06 02:54:29 / July 6, 2015 @ 2:54 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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