A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 79 km S of Sinarharapan, Indonesia (49 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us2000cjzz. Event ids that are associated: us2000cjzz. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 36.06 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 00:24:17 / 12:24 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 106.8825° East, latitude -8.1452° South, depth = 36.06 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 31/12/17 / 2017-12-31 17:24:17 / December 31, 2017 @ 5:24 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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