A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 241 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (150 miles) on Friday. Exact location, longitude 129.3009° East, latitude -7.0984° South, depth = 184.65 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 10/03/17 / 2017-03-10 03:23:02 / March 10, 2017 @ 3:23 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 184.65 km (115 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us1000882a. Unique identifier: us1000882a. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:23:02 / 12:23 pm (local time epicenter).
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 five and in the last 365 days eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 241 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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