A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 87 km S of Krajan Puger Wetan, Indonesia (54 miles) on Tuesday. Event id: us20008mu2. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20008mu2. Exact location of event, depth 57.47 km, 113.3399° East, -9.1545° South. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/02/17 / 2017-02-28 01:01:42 / February 28, 2017 @ 1:01 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 09:01:42 / 9:01 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 57.47 km (36 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days eleven 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.
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