A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 224 km SSW of Kahale, Indonesia (139 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 17/07/17 / 2017-07-17 00:59:03 / July 17, 2017 @ 12:59 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 118.24° East, -11.5408° South, depth 35 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009z1g. Id of event: us20009z1g. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:59:03 / 8:59 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 224 km SSW of Kahale, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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