A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 124 km SSW of Kotaagung, Indonesia (77 miles) on Monday. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:50:02 / 5:50 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/10/15 / 2015-10-04 22:50:02 / October 4, 2015 @ 10:50 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 50.96 km (32 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us10003kaa. Event ids that are associated: us10003kaa. Exact location of event, longitude 104.3763 East, latitude -6.5965 South, depth = 50.96 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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