A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 251 km SE of Saparua, Indonesia (156 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 199.02 km (124 miles). The temblor was detected at 07:31:06 / 7:31 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 130.1314° East, latitude -5.2957° South, depth = 199.02 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/02/16 / 2016-02-05 22:31:06 / February 5, 2016 @ 10:31 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us20004z25. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20004z25. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 251 km SE of Saparua, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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