A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 68 km N of Laiwui, Indonesia (42 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60004upn. Id of event: us60004upn. Exact location of event, longitude 127.5562 East, latitude -0.7466 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 21:15:33 / 9:15 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 14/07/19 / 2019-07-14 12:15:33 / July 14, 2019 @ 12:15 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-five, in the last 10 days fifty-six, in the past 30 days fifty-six and in the last 365 days seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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