A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 67 km N of Dobo, Indonesia (42 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was reported at 22:01:21 / 10:01 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/01/17 / 2017-01-22 13:01:21 / January 22, 2017 @ 1:01 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 27.81 km (17 miles). Event id: us20008i56. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20008i56. Exact location of earthquake, 134.327° East, -5.17° South, depth 27.81 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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