A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 268 km NE of Enarotali, Indonesia (167 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 24/10/15 / 2015-10-24 17:42:43 / October 24, 2015 @ 5:42 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 138.0876 East, latitude -2.2337 South, depth = 40.22 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 40.22 km (25 miles). The temblor was reported at 02:42:43 / 2:42 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us10003r71. Unique identifier: us10003r71.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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: 268 km NE of Enarotali, Indonesia.
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