A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 111 km WNW of Luwuk, Indonesia (69 miles). 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 76.6 km (48 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009kya. Id of event: us20009kya. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/05/17 / 2017-05-30 07:49:53 / May 30, 2017 @ 7:49 am. The temblor was reported at 15:49:53 / 3:49 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 121.9084° East, -0.4624° South, depth 76.6 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twelve 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 111 km WNW of Luwuk, Indonesia.
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