A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 260 km S of Amahusu, Indonesia (162 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 19/07/17 / 2017-07-19 17:20:48 / July 19, 2017 @ 5:20 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us2000a0s7. Event ids that are associated: us2000a0s7. The epicenter was at a depth of 354.84 km (220 miles). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:20:48 / 2:20 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 128.2885 East, latitude -6.0751 South, depth = 354.84 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 260 km S of Amahusu, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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