A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 266 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (165 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 11/07/17 / 2017-07-11 19:17:52 / July 11, 2017 @ 7:17 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us20009xep. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009xep. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 129.0979° East, latitude -6.9923° South, depth = 153.36 km. The temblor was picked up at 04:17:52 / 4:17 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 153.36 km (95 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 266 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia.
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