A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 65 km N of Sikabaluan, Indonesia (40 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/10/15 / 2015-10-06 08:44:12 / October 6, 2015 @ 8:44 am. Id of earthquake: us10003kne. Event ids that are associated: us10003kne. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 43.14 km (27 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 98.9434° East, -0.5292° South, depth 43.14 km. The temblor was picked up at 15:44:12 / 3:44 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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