A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 208 km NNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (129 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of event, depth 158.46 km, 130.7023° East, -6.1675° South. The temblor was reported at 23:35:57 / 11:35 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us10005dnn. Unique identifier: us10005dnn. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 158.46 km (98 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/04/16 / 2016-04-24 14:35:57 / April 24, 2016 @ 2:35 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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