A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 123 km SSW of Abepura, Indonesia (76 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/05/19 / 2019-05-07 07:48:40 / May 7, 2019 @ 7:48 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us70003m1k. Unique identifier: us70003m1k. The temblor was detected at 16:48:40 / 4:48 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 140.2023 East, latitude -3.6846 South, depth = 35 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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