A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported 206 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (128 miles) on Saturday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 152.06 km (94 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 129.9101 East, latitude -6.7187 South, depth = 152.06 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us70005r2t. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005r2t. The temblor was picked up at 22:33:11 / 10:33 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 05/10/19 / 2019-10-05 13:33:11 / October 5, 2019 @ 1:33 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 206 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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