A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 64 km SSW of Molibagu, Indonesia (40 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/04/16 / 2016-04-16 14:57:52 / April 16, 2016 @ 2:57 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 121.4 km (75 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 121.4 km, 123.6653° East, -0.1048° South. The temblor was detected at 22:57:52 / 10:57 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us20005j0t. Ids that are associated to the event: us20005j0t.
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 five and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 64 km SSW of Molibagu, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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