A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 208 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (129 miles) on Monday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 31/07/17 / 2017-07-31 12:23:18 / July 31, 2017 @ 12:23 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000a2vb. Id of event: us2000a2vb. Exact location of event, depth 148.56 km, 129.6645° East, -7.033° South. The temblor was picked up at 21:23:18 / 9:23 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 148.56 km (92 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days one hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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