A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 197 km WNW of Abepura, Indonesia (122 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 18.47 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude 139.025° East, latitude -1.7814° South, depth = 18.47 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us100076xg. Unique identifier: us100076xg. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/11/16 / 2016-11-06 13:47:31 / November 6, 2016 @ 1:47 pm. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:47:31 / 10:47 pm (local time epicenter).
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 one and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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