A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported 148 km ENE of Enarotali, Indonesia (92 miles) on Tuesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 68.52 km (43 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/03/17 / 2017-03-14 09:13:27 / March 14, 2017 @ 9:13 am. Unique identifier: us100088uy. Ids that are associated to the event: us100088uy. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:13:27 / 6:13 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 137.5581 East, latitude -3.337 South, depth = 68.52 km.
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 two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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