A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 247 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (153 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 141.99 km (88 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/06/17 / 2017-06-13 16:54:52 / June 13, 2017 @ 4:54 pm. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:54:52 / 1:54 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 129.6794° East, -6.418° South, depth 141.99 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us20009n3m. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009n3m.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 247 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia.
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