A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 274 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (170 miles). Event id: us20009p3b. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009p3b. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 02:09:17 / 2:09 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/06/17 / 2017-06-17 17:09:17 / June 17, 2017 @ 5:09 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 114.53 km (71 miles). Exact location of event, depth 114.53 km, 129.0316° East, -6.9755° South.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 274 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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