A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 92 km NE of Sangiang, Indonesia (57 miles). 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: us1000gbls. Id of event: us1000gbls. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 249.47 km (155 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/08/18 / 2018-08-17 16:31:56 / August 17, 2018 @ 4:31 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 119.4254° East, latitude -7.62° South, depth = 249.47 km. The temblor was detected at 00:31:56 / 12:31 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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