A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 223 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (139 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, depth 155.37 km, 129.8553° East, -6.5565° South. Event id: us2000bq8q. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000bq8q. The temblor was detected at 22:57:11 / 10:57 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 07/11/17 / 2017-11-07 13:57:11 / November 7, 2017 @ 1:57 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 155.37 km (97 miles).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 223 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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