A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 271 km WNW of Sikabaluan, Indonesia (168 miles) on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 21:11:24 / 9:11 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 96.7511 East, latitude -0.1477 South, depth = 29.77 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 29.77 km (18 miles). Event id: us10008k9r. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008k9r. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/04/17 / 2017-04-24 15:11:24 / April 24, 2017 @ 3:11 pm.
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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