A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported Banda Sea (0 miles) on Saturday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 02:13:57 / 2:13 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 127.5706° East, latitude -6.6568° South, depth = 410.85 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/03/17 / 2017-03-24 17:13:57 / March 24, 2017 @ 5:13 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008dig. Id of event: us10008dig. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 410.85 km (255 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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