A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 126 km ENE of Watubuku, Indonesia (78 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 177.68 km (110 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 00:58:19 / 12:58 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us10008wg0. Unique identifier: us10008wg0. Exact location of earthquake, 123.8487° East, -8.2874° South, depth 177.68 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/05/17 / 2017-05-13 16:58:19 / May 13, 2017 @ 4:58 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 126 km ENE of Watubuku, Indonesia.
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