A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 199 km SSE of Kupang, Indonesia (124 miles) on Saturday. Exact location, longitude 124.3901° East, latitude -11.785° South, depth = 45.53 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 45.53 km (28 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/04/16 / 2016-04-22 18:28:10 / April 22, 2016 @ 6:28 pm. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:28:10 / 2:28 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us20005kyb. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20005kyb.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 199 km SSE of Kupang, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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