A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 251 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (156 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 147.79 km (92 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000askz. Unique identifier: us2000askz. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 129.1685° East, -7.2026° South, depth 147.79 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/09/17 / 2017-09-14 21:58:11 / September 14, 2017 @ 9:58 pm. The temblor was detected at 06:58:11 / 6:58 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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