A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 83 km ENE of Enarotali, Indonesia (52 miles) on Sunday. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:37:25 / 7:37 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us20007g7c. Ids that are associated to the event: us20007g7c. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 137.0382 East, latitude -3.6101 South, depth = 68.46 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/10/16 / 2016-10-23 10:37:25 / October 23, 2016 @ 10:37 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 68.46 km (43 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 two and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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