A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 121 km ESE of Bitung, Indonesia (75 miles). Id of earthquake: us1000e7lc. Event ids that are associated: us1000e7lc. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/05/18 / 2018-05-10 08:43:25 / May 10, 2018 @ 8:43 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude 126.131° East, latitude 0.8971° North, depth = 10 km. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:43:25 / 4:43 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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