A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 200 km W of Abepura, Indonesia (124 miles). Global time and date of event 24/06/19 / 2019-06-24 15:13:25 / June 24, 2019 @ 3:13 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 00:13:25 / 12:13 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000459d. Id of event: us6000459d. Exact location of earthquake, 138.7906° East, -2.8544° South, depth 37.89 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 37.89 km (24 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 200 km W of Abepura, Indonesia.
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