A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 183 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (114 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of event, longitude 129.6989 East, latitude -7.568 South, depth = 118.97 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000auky. Unique identifier: us1000auky. The temblor was detected at 05:43:58 / 5:43 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/10/17 / 2017-10-13 20:43:58 / October 13, 2017 @ 8:43 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 118.97 km (74 miles). 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 183 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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