A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 64 km NW of Dobo, Indonesia (40 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 34.68 km (22 miles). 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: 26/04/17 / 2017-04-26 18:26:24 / April 26, 2017 @ 6:26 pm. The temblor was reported at 03:26:24 / 3:26 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us10008l3v. Unique identifier: us10008l3v. Exact location of event, longitude 133.8349 East, latitude -5.3242 South, depth = 34.68 km.
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 64 km NW of Dobo, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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