A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 253 km NE of Enarotali, Indonesia (157 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was reported at 13:53:23 / 1:53 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 55.33 km (34 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 138.1805 East, latitude -2.5466 South, depth = 55.33 km. Id of earthquake: us20008j4n. Event ids that are associated: us20008j4n. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/02/17 / 2017-02-11 04:53:23 / February 11, 2017 @ 4:53 am.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 253 km NE of Enarotali, Indonesia.
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