A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 108 km SE of Amahai, Indonesia (67 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 32.46 km (20 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us20004ghq. Unique identifier: us20004ghq. The temblor was detected at 23:16:37 / 11:16 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 09/12/15 / 2015-12-09 14:16:37 / December 9, 2015 @ 2:16 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 32.46 km, 129.5752° East, -4.0578° South.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-three, in the last 10 days fifty-three, in the past 30 days fifty-three and in the last 365 days sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 108 km SE of Amahai, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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