A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported 204 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (127 miles) on Friday. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:46:14 / 6:46 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 154.47 km, 130.096° East, -6.5541° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 154.47 km (96 miles). Event id: us10008rpl. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008rpl. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/05/17 / 2017-05-11 21:46:14 / May 11, 2017 @ 9:46 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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