A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was reported 253 km SSE of Amahusu, Indonesia (157 miles) on Saturday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/11/18 / 2018-11-09 23:37:51 / November 9, 2018 @ 11:37 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 308.03 km (191 miles). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:37:51 / 8:37 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000hq36. Id of event: us1000hq36. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 128.8559 East, latitude -5.906 South, depth = 308.03 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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