A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 286 km S of Amahusu, Indonesia (178 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us2000a90k. Event ids that are associated: us2000a90k. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 366.09 km (227 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 127.9294 East, latitude -6.3102 South, depth = 366.09 km. Global time and date of event 17/08/17 / 2017-08-17 06:49:30 / August 17, 2017 @ 6:49 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 15:49:30 / 3:49 pm (local time epicenter).
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 thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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