A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 88 km SSE of Bualu, Indonesia (55 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 27/04/16 / 2016-04-27 09:13:48 / April 27, 2016 @ 9:13 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 17:13:48 / 5:13 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us10005e2n. Ids that are associated to the event: us10005e2n. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 115.5471 East, latitude -9.5262 South, depth = 57.42 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 57.42 km (36 miles).
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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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