A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 212 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (132 miles). Global time and date of event 13/03/16 / 2016-03-13 07:15:27 / March 13, 2016 @ 7:15 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 108.64 km (68 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 129.6823° East, -6.9357° South, depth 108.64 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20005afb. Id of event: us20005afb. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 16:15:27 / 4:15 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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