A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia (0 miles). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:02:36 / 2:02 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 167.78 km, 128.6316° East, -7.3409° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 167.78 km (104 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/02/17 / 2017-02-08 17:02:36 / February 8, 2017 @ 5:02 pm. Unique identifier: us20008iih. Ids that are associated to the event: us20008iih.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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