A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 207 km ESE of Enarotali, Indonesia (129 miles) on Thursday. Unique identifier: us2000aal4. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000aal4. Exact location, longitude 138.159° East, latitude -4.3992° South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 07:31:19 / 7:31 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 16/08/17 / 2017-08-16 22:31:19 / August 16, 2017 @ 10:31 pm UTC/GMT.
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 nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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