A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 243 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (151 miles) on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 185.6 km (115 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us2000hi7r. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000hi7r. The temblor was picked up at 15:55:47 / 3:55 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/09/18 / 2018-09-14 06:55:47 / September 14, 2018 @ 6:55 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 129.4259 East, latitude -6.8143 South, depth = 185.6 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 243 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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