A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 192 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (119 miles). The temblor was reported at 09:49:28 / 9:49 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us2000aug3. Event ids that are associated: us2000aug3. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 129.05 km (80 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 23/09/17 / 2017-09-23 00:49:28 / September 23, 2017 @ 12:49 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 129.05 km, 130.2316° East, -6.5899° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 192 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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