A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 148 km N of Tanahmerah, Indonesia (92 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/01/16 / 2016-01-03 17:07:57 / January 3, 2016 @ 5:07 pm. Event id: us10004b1l. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004b1l. Exact location of earthquake, 140.0725° East, -4.7554° South, depth 73.27 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 73.27 km (46 miles). The temblor was picked up at 02:07:57 / 2:07 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 148 km N of Tanahmerah, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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