A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported Papua, Indonesia (0 miles) on Monday. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:36:12 / 9:36 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 earthquake, longitude 138.5216 East, latitude -2.7572 South, depth = 36.09 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/06/19 / 2019-06-24 21:36:12 / June 24, 2019 @ 9:36 pm. Unique identifier: us700049eu. Ids that are associated to the event: us700049eu. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 36.09 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-eight, in the last 10 days fifty-two, in the past 30 days fifty-three and in the last 365 days seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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