A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 103 km S of Sarongan, Indonesia (64 miles) on Tuesday. Id of earthquake: us2000a5jk. Event ids that are associated: us2000a5jk. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:34:51 / 9:34 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 113.8023° East, latitude -9.4684° South, depth = 67.03 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/08/17 / 2017-08-01 13:34:51 / August 1, 2017 @ 1:34 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 67.03 km (42 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days 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 earthquakes in the world.
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