A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 234 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (145 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005udr. Id of event: us70005udr. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 20:08:30 / 8:08 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 169.77 km (105 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/10/19 / 2019-10-06 11:08:30 / October 6, 2019 @ 11:08 am. Exact location, longitude 129.3486° East, latitude -7.1525° South, depth = 169.77 km.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 234 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia.
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