A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 128 km NW of Labuhankananga, Indonesia (80 miles). Unique identifier: us100097t3. Ids that are associated to the event: us100097t3. The temblor was reported at 05:17:37 / 5:17 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/07/17 / 2017-07-01 21:17:37 / July 1, 2017 @ 9:17 pm. Exact location of earthquake, 117.1215° East, -7.1759° South, depth 605.58 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 605.58 km (376 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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 data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 128 km NW of Labuhankananga, Indonesia.
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