A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 70 km SSE of Namlea, Indonesia (43 miles) on Saturday. Event id: us10008dj1. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008dj1. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 38.36 km (24 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude 127.3094 East, latitude -3.8569 South, depth = 38.36 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/03/17 / 2017-03-25 13:57:37 / March 25, 2017 @ 1:57 pm. The temblor was detected at 21:57:37 / 9:57 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 70 km SSE of Namlea, Indonesia.
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