A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 89 km W of Saumlaki, Indonesia (55 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was detected at 03:58:12 / 3:58 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 130.5067 East, latitude -7.8804 South, depth = 93.62 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 93.62 km (58 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us10008hn4. Unique identifier: us10008hn4. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/04/17 / 2017-04-14 18:58:12 / April 14, 2017 @ 6:58 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 89 km W of Saumlaki, Indonesia.
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