A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 266 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (165 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us1000d5a9. Unique identifier: us1000d5a9. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 07:32:32 / 7:32 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 158.13 km (98 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 129.1137° East, -6.9573° South, depth 158.13 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/03/18 / 2018-03-08 22:32:32 / March 8, 2018 @ 10:32 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 266 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia.
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