A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 72 km NNE of Palue, Indonesia (45 miles) on Thursday. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:32:08 / 8:32 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us600052sz. Unique identifier: us600052sz. The epicenter was at a depth of 242.49 km (151 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 123.0187 East, latitude -7.8915 South, depth = 242.49 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/08/19 / 2019-08-01 00:32:08 / August 1, 2019 @ 12:32 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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