A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 234 km S of Amahusu, Indonesia (145 miles). The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:32:50 / 10:32 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 398.14 km, 127.7866° East, -5.8129° South. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/06/17 / 2017-06-09 13:32:50 / June 9, 2017 @ 1:32 pm. 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 398.14 km (247 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us20009mrh. Unique identifier: us20009mrh.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 234 km S of Amahusu, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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