A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 163 km SW of Nabire, Indonesia (101 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 134.3217° East, -4.2695° South, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000aju8. Unique identifier: us2000aju8. Global time and date of event 11/09/17 / 2017-09-11 04:33:07 / September 11, 2017 @ 4:33 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:33:07 / 1:33 pm (local time epicenter).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 163 km SW of Nabire, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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