A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia (0 miles) on Friday. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/02/17 / 2017-02-23 20:03:38 / February 23, 2017 @ 8:03 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 05:03:38 / 5:03 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 181.92 km (113 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us20008lus. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20008lus. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 128.6196° East, -7.3855° South, depth 181.92 km.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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