A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 227 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (141 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us20009p99. Unique identifier: us20009p99. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 01:11:06 / 1:11 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 173.29 km (108 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 129.8487 East, latitude -6.5039 South, depth = 173.29 km. Global time and date of event 18/06/17 / 2017-06-18 16:11:06 / June 18, 2017 @ 4:11 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 227 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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