A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia (0 miles) on Saturday. Exact location, longitude 128.1444° East, latitude -7.2422° South, depth = 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/06/17 / 2017-06-30 21:36:47 / June 30, 2017 @ 9:36 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us100095ni. Unique identifier: us100095ni. The temblor was reported at 06:36:47 / 6:36 am (local time epicenter).
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 sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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