A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 208 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (129 miles). The temblor was picked up at 08:32:35 / 8:32 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004t1r. Id of event: us10004t1r. Global time and date of event 26/02/16 / 2016-02-26 23:32:35 / February 26, 2016 @ 11:32 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 161.68 km (100 miles). Exact location, longitude 130.0883° East, latitude -6.5141° South, depth = 161.68 km.
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 two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 208 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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