A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 229 km W of Abepura, Indonesia (142 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 138.5185 East, latitude -2.6486 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:42:04 / 4:42 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 25/06/19 / 2019-06-25 19:42:04 / June 25, 2019 @ 7:42 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us700044vf. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us700044vf.
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 four, in the last 10 days twenty-five, in the past 30 days twenty-six and in the last 365 days fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 229 km W of Abepura, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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