A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 92 km SSE of Laiwui, Indonesia (57 miles) on Sunday. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:46:24 / 5:46 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us1000ggry. Unique identifier: us1000ggry. Exact location of earthquake, 128.0474° East, -2.093° South, depth 53.96 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 53.96 km (34 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/08/18 / 2018-08-18 20:46:24 / August 18, 2018 @ 8:46 pm.
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 eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 92 km SSE of Laiwui, Indonesia.
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