A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 107 km SSE of Muara Siberut, Indonesia (66 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/02/17 / 2017-02-11 15:52:31 / February 11, 2017 @ 3:52 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35.24 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us20008lgg. Event ids that are associated: us20008lgg. The temblor was picked up at 22:52:31 / 10:52 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 99.4686° East, latitude -2.5379° South, depth = 35.24 km.
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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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