A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 207 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (129 miles) on Sunday. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:22:08 / 10:22 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/02/18 / 2018-02-18 01:22:08 / February 18, 2018 @ 1:22 am. Exact location of event, depth 66.37 km, 129.6022° East, -7.1866° South. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000d8rt. Id of event: us2000d8rt. The epicenter was at a depth of 66.37 km (41 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 five, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 207 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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