A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, Banda Sea (0 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 240.83 km (150 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/07/17 / 2017-07-05 02:54:38 / July 5, 2017 @ 2:54 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 11:54:38 / 11:54 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 128.61° East, latitude -6.6061° South, depth = 240.83 km. Unique identifier: us100096tb. Ids that are associated to the event: us100096tb.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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