A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 140 km NNW of Nggilat, Indonesia (87 miles) on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, 119.7577° East, -7.1327° South, depth 510.44 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 31/10/16 / 2016-10-31 14:18:46 / October 31, 2016 @ 2:18 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000745y. Id of event: us1000745y. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:18:46 / 10:18 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 510.44 km (317 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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