A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 235 km S of Amahusu, Indonesia (146 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 402.95 km (250 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008vj4. Id of event: us10008vj4. The temblor was picked up at 02:41:16 / 2:41 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 22/05/17 / 2017-05-22 17:41:16 / May 22, 2017 @ 5:41 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 402.95 km, 127.8297° East, -5.8305° South.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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