A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 00:35:03 / 12:35 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us10008jjf. Ids that are associated to the event: us10008jjf. Exact location, longitude 128.3491° East, latitude -7.5235° South, depth = 170.49 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 170.49 km (106 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/04/17 / 2017-04-21 15:35:03 / April 21, 2017 @ 3:35 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixty-eight 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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