A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 275 km W of Saumlaki, Indonesia (171 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 03/03/17 / 2017-03-03 08:10:00 / March 3, 2017 @ 8:10 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000887t. Id of event: us1000887t. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 103.13 km (64 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude 128.8507° East, latitude -7.576° South, depth = 103.13 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 17:10:00 / 5:10 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 275 km W of Saumlaki, Indonesia.
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