A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 231 km W of Saumlaki, Indonesia (144 miles) on Sunday. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:42:23 / 10:42 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 129.2377 East, latitude -7.6521 South, depth = 111.63 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/07/18 / 2018-07-22 13:42:23 / July 22, 2018 @ 1:42 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 111.63 km (69 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us2000gb7r. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000gb7r.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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