A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 128 km N of Dobo, Indonesia (80 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 26.4 km (16 miles). Event id: us10005cmx. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10005cmx. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/04/16 / 2016-04-30 02:59:47 / April 30, 2016 @ 2:59 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 134.3441 East, latitude -4.6129 South, depth = 26.4 km. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:59:47 / 11:59 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 128 km N of Dobo, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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