A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 244 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (152 miles) on Saturday. Id of earthquake: us1000daqa. Event ids that are associated: us1000daqa. Exact location of event, depth 191.55 km, 129.1955° East, -7.3149° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 191.55 km (119 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/03/18 / 2018-03-23 17:20:14 / March 23, 2018 @ 5:20 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 02:20:14 / 2:20 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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