A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 260 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (162 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/10/19 / 2019-10-18 22:02:19 / October 18, 2019 @ 10:02 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 170.84 km (106 miles). The temblor was detected at 07:02:19 / 7:02 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us70005vr7. Ids that are associated to the event: us70005vr7. Exact location of earthquake, 129.115° East, -7.092° South, depth 170.84 km. 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 four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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