A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 48 km SE of Lemito, Indonesia (30 miles). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:02:32 / 3:02 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 121.8917 East, latitude 0.2391 North, depth = 208.33 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20008hft. Id of event: us20008hft. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 208.33 km (129 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 21/01/17 / 2017-01-21 19:02:32 / January 21, 2017 @ 7:02 pm UTC/GMT.
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 twelve 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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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 48 km SE of Lemito, Indonesia.
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