A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Npongge in Indonesia on Tuesday. Unique identifier: us100096nk. Ids that are associated to the event: us100096nk. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 118.3025 East, latitude -8.6195 South, depth = 138.89 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 138.89 km (86 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/07/17 / 2017-07-04 14:04:38 / July 4, 2017 @ 2:04 pm. The temblor was reported at 22:04:38 / 10:04 pm (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Bima. The epicenter was 50 km (31 miles) from Bima (c. 67 000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop).
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 three and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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