A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 207 km WSW of Abepura, Indonesia (129 miles). The temblor was detected at 11:39:35 / 11:39 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 138.8893° East, latitude -3.4141° South, depth = 86.36 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us10003k4k. Event ids that are associated: us10003k4k. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 86.36 km (54 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 04/10/15 / 2015-10-04 02:39:35 / October 4, 2015 @ 2:39 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 207 km WSW of Abepura, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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