A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 211 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (131 miles). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:20:42 / 7:20 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us100073gc. Ids that are associated to the event: us100073gc. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 26/10/16 / 2016-10-26 22:20:42 / October 26, 2016 @ 10:20 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 170.39 km (106 miles). Exact location of event, depth 170.39 km, 129.8896° East, -6.6743° South.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 211 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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