A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported Seram, Indonesia (0 miles) on Friday. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:36:54 / 6:36 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us1000958w. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000958w. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/06/17 / 2017-06-23 18:36:54 / June 23, 2017 @ 6:36 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 129.5501 East, latitude -2.8229 South, depth = 40.12 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 40.12 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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