A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 217 km ENE of Enarotali, Indonesia (135 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 68.96 km (43 miles). Event id: us2000acv7. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000acv7. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 138.2268 East, latitude -3.3506 South, depth = 68.96 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/08/17 / 2017-08-24 18:36:53 / August 24, 2017 @ 6:36 pm. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:36:53 / 3:36 am (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 nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 217 km ENE of Enarotali, Indonesia.
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