A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 275 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (171 miles) on Saturday. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:20:08 / 5:20 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/03/18 / 2018-03-03 08:20:08 / March 3, 2018 @ 8:20 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000dbli. Unique identifier: us2000dbli. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 128.8826 East, latitude -7.3899 South, depth = 140.94 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 140.94 km (88 miles).
Each 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 one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 275 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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