A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 240 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (149 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 163.55 km (102 miles). Id of earthquake: us10007vk0. Event ids that are associated: us10007vk0. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/01/17 / 2017-01-10 07:51:04 / January 10, 2017 @ 7:51 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 129.4961 East, latitude -6.7481 South, depth = 163.55 km. The temblor was detected at 16:51:04 / 4:51 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every 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.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 240 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia.
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