A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 192 km SSE of Saparua, Indonesia (119 miles). The temblor was detected at 17:07:54 / 5:07 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000aymc. Id of event: us1000aymc. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/10/17 / 2017-10-22 08:07:54 / October 22, 2017 @ 8:07 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 129.3683 East, latitude -5.1546 South, depth = 243.11 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 243.11 km (151 miles).
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 five and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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: 192 km SSE of Saparua, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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