A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 135 km E of Amahai, Indonesia (84 miles) on Sunday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000geke. Id of event: us2000geke. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 42.63 km (26 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/07/18 / 2018-07-22 05:02:30 / July 22, 2018 @ 5:02 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 14:02:30 / 2:02 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 130.1278 East, latitude -3.185 South, depth = 42.63 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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