A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 202.24 km, 128.5393° East, -7.6679° South. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:27:33 / 9:27 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10005h6w. Id of event: us10005h6w. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 202.24 km (126 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/05/16 / 2016-05-07 12:27:33 / May 7, 2016 @ 12:27 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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