A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 153 km N of Saumlaki, Indonesia (95 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was detected at 10:07:37 / 10:07 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 68.3 km (42 miles). Unique identifier: us10005dnb. Ids that are associated to the event: us10005dnb. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/04/16 / 2016-04-24 01:07:37 / April 24, 2016 @ 1:07 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 68.3 km, 131.1136° East, -6.5758° South.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 153 km N of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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