A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 241 km W of Abepura, Indonesia (150 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us700046r7. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us700046r7. Exact location of earthquake, 138.4548° East, -2.2142° South, depth 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/06/19 / 2019-06-21 00:16:46 / June 21, 2019 @ 12:16 am. The temblor was picked up at 09:16:46 / 9:16 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty, in the last 10 days thirty-one, in the past 30 days thirty-one and in the last 365 days fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 241 km W of Abepura, Indonesia.
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