A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 181 km WNW of Abepura, Indonesia (112 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 04/11/17 / 2017-11-04 09:32:23 / November 4, 2017 @ 9:32 am UTC/GMT. Event id: us2000bic4. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000bic4. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 44.39 km (28 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 44.39 km, 139.0639° East, -2.0434° South. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:32:23 / 6:32 pm (local time epicenter).
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 one and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 181 km WNW of Abepura, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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