A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 92 km S of Abepura, Indonesia (57 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 140.4719 East, latitude -3.4667 South, depth = 10 km. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:56:00 / 7:56 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 13/02/18 / 2018-02-13 22:56:00 / February 13, 2018 @ 10:56 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us2000d6yf. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000d6yf. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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