A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 255 km S of Amahusu, Indonesia (158 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us2000aqzy. Event ids that are associated: us2000aqzy. Exact location of earthquake, 127.8118° East, -6.0138° South, depth 408.88 km. The temblor was reported at 00:48:55 / 12:48 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/08/17 / 2017-08-29 15:48:55 / August 29, 2017 @ 3:48 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 408.88 km (254 miles).
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 two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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