A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 73 km E of Malili, Indonesia (45 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 121.7539 East, latitude -2.5835 South, depth = 54.71 km. The temblor was reported at 22:23:52 / 10:23 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/06/17 / 2017-06-17 14:23:52 / June 17, 2017 @ 2:23 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us20009n9x. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009n9x. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 54.71 km (34 miles).
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 three and in the last 365 days four 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.
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