A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Banda Sea (0 miles). Unique identifier: us20008khl. Ids that are associated to the event: us20008khl. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 15.99 km (10 miles). 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: 05/02/17 / 2017-02-05 23:42:50 / February 5, 2017 @ 11:42 pm. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:42:50 / 8:42 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 128.4086° East, -6.7506° South, depth 15.99 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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