A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 286 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (178 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/04/17 / 2017-04-02 09:09:09 / April 2, 2017 @ 9:09 am. The temblor was picked up at 18:09:09 / 6:09 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 131.62 km, 128.7999° East, -7.3272° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 131.62 km (82 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008dx5. Id of event: us10008dx5. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 286 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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