A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 209 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (130 miles) on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 129.9189 East, latitude -6.6652 South, depth = 183.09 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 02/04/18 / 2018-04-02 16:20:23 / April 2, 2018 @ 4:20 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 01:20:23 / 1:20 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 183.09 km (114 miles). Unique identifier: us2000dxkv. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000dxkv.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 six, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 209 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia.
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