A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 241 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (150 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was detected at 10:44:55 / 10:44 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009xsh. Id of event: us20009xsh. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/07/17 / 2017-07-19 01:44:55 / July 19, 2017 @ 1:44 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 129.298° East, -7.1042° South, depth 164.72 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 164.72 km (102 miles).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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 information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 241 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia.
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