A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 84 km W of Saumlaki, Indonesia (52 miles) on Sunday. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:46:21 / 4:46 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/09/19 / 2019-09-21 19:46:21 / September 21, 2019 @ 7:46 pm. Exact location of event, longitude 130.5616 East, latitude -8.0559 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: us70005ml0. Ids that are associated to the event: us70005ml0.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 eight 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.
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