A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 172 km N of Kotabaru, Indonesia (107 miles). The temblor was picked up at 01:49:21 / 1:49 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 07/06/18 / 2018-06-07 17:49:21 / June 7, 2018 @ 5:49 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35.12 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000ep6z. Id of event: us1000ep6z. Exact location, longitude 122.0466° East, latitude -6.9533° South, depth = 35.12 km.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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