A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 92 km SSW of Padangsidempuan, Indonesia (57 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 88 km (55 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:37:04 / 8:37 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/07/17 / 2017-07-10 13:37:04 / July 10, 2017 @ 1:37 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us20009xxi. Unique identifier: us20009xxi. Exact location of event, depth 88 km, 98.9016° East, 0.6123° North.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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