A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 248 km S of Kute, Indonesia (154 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 116.2387 East, latitude -11.1391 South, depth = 32.76 km. Unique identifier: us20008k8y. Ids that are associated to the event: us20008k8y. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 04:26:18 / 4:26 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 03/02/17 / 2017-02-03 20:26:18 / February 3, 2017 @ 8:26 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 32.76 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 248 km S of Kute, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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