A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 108 km SE of Amahai, Indonesia (67 miles) on Wednesday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/12/15 / 2015-12-09 13:48:37 / December 9, 2015 @ 1:48 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20004ggq. Id of event: us20004ggq. Exact location, longitude 129.6027° East, latitude -4.0282° South, depth = 35 km. The temblor was reported at 22:48:37 / 10:48 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-two, in the last 10 days fifty-two, in the past 30 days fifty-two and in the last 365 days fifty-nine 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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