A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 224 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (139 miles). Unique identifier: us2000hh63. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000hh63. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 129.4102° East, -7.2328° South, depth 158.99 km. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:15:58 / 5:15 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/09/18 / 2018-09-11 08:15:58 / September 11, 2018 @ 8:15 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 158.99 km (99 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 224 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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