A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 198 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (123 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 23:42:28 / 11:42 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004b9z. Id of event: us10004b9z. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/12/15 / 2015-12-25 14:42:28 / December 25, 2015 @ 2:42 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 130.0137 East, latitude -6.7192 South, depth = 145.41 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 145.41 km (90 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 198 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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