A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 170 km NNE of Dofa, Indonesia (106 miles) on Monday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/04/16 / 2016-04-11 04:49:08 / April 11, 2016 @ 4:49 am. The temblor was reported at 12:49:08 / 12:49 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us20005jss. Ids that are associated to the event: us20005jss. Exact location, longitude 125.8136° East, latitude -0.3183° South, depth = 19.49 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 19.49 km (12 miles). 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 two and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 170 km NNE of Dofa, Indonesia.
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