A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 141 km NE of Palue, Indonesia (88 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 473.25 km (294 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude 123.4811° East, latitude -7.4443° South, depth = 473.25 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us10004dj1. Ids that are associated to the event: us10004dj1. Global time and date of event 11/01/16 / 2016-01-11 16:31:37 / January 11, 2016 @ 4:31 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 00:31:37 / 12:31 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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