A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 118 km NNE of Mbarungkeli, Indonesia (73 miles) on Tuesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 563.19 km (350 miles). Global time and date of event 23/02/16 / 2016-02-23 08:40:34 / February 23, 2016 @ 8:40 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 121.209 East, latitude -7.3573 South, depth = 563.19 km. The temblor was reported at 16:40:34 / 4:40 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us10004ryg. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004ryg.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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