A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 280 km W of Saumlaki, Indonesia (174 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was picked up at 19:01:52 / 7:01 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us1000jaw3. Event ids that are associated: us1000jaw3. Exact location of earthquake, 128.8154° East, -7.471° South, depth 125.14 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 125.14 km (78 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/02/19 / 2019-02-23 10:01:52 / February 23, 2019 @ 10:01 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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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: 280 km W of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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