A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) strikes 213 km W of Tual, Indonesia (132 miles) on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 106.76 km (66 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 130.859° East, -6.0325° South, depth 106.76 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000jlum. Unique identifier: us1000jlum. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/03/19 / 2019-03-26 17:37:31 / March 26, 2019 @ 5:37 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 02:37:31 / 2:37 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 213 km W of Tual, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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