A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 232 km W of Abepura, Indonesia (144 miles) on Friday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us700045yk. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us700045yk. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/06/19 / 2019-06-27 15:44:24 / June 27, 2019 @ 3:44 pm. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:44:24 / 12:44 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 138.4924° East, -2.6399° South, depth 10 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days twenty-nine, in the past 30 days thirty and in the last 365 days fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: 232 km W of Abepura, Indonesia.
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