A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, Kepulauan Babar, Indonesia (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 143.52 km, 129.4504° East, -7.1621° South. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/04/17 / 2017-04-13 00:07:32 / April 13, 2017 @ 12:07 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 143.52 km (89 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008j9r. Id of event: us10008j9r. The temblor was detected at 00:07:32 / 12:07 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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