A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 89 km NNE of Palue, Indonesia (55 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:55:37 / 8:55 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 123.1308 East, latitude -7.777 South, depth = 256.81 km. Id of earthquake: us600052u9. Event ids that are associated: us600052u9. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 256.81 km (160 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/08/19 / 2019-08-02 00:55:37 / August 2, 2019 @ 12:55 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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