A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 39 km W of Lemito, Indonesia (24 miles). 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 82.31 km (51 miles). Unique identifier: us20009j7z. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009j7z. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/05/17 / 2017-05-28 11:04:31 / May 28, 2017 @ 11:04 am. The temblor was detected at 19:04:31 / 7:04 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 121.224 East, latitude 0.6074 North, depth = 82.31 km.
Each 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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