A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 38 km SSW of Tilamuta, Indonesia (24 miles). Exact location, longitude 122.1992° East, latitude 0.2163° North, depth = 180.16 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/02/17 / 2017-02-25 03:56:05 / February 25, 2017 @ 3:56 am. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:56:05 / 11:56 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 180.16 km (112 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us100086te. Ids that are associated to the event: us100086te. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 three and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 38 km SSW of Tilamuta, Indonesia.
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