A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 123 km NNE of Airbuaya, Indonesia (76 miles) on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us1000dxy3. Event ids that are associated: us1000dxy3. Exact location of event, longitude 126.7065 East, latitude -2.0043 South, depth = 39.84 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 29/04/18 / 2018-04-29 17:57:17 / April 29, 2018 @ 5:57 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 39.84 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 01:57:17 / 1:57 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 123 km NNE of Airbuaya, Indonesia.
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