A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 248 km W of Abepura, Indonesia (154 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location, longitude 138.3543° East, latitude -2.7404° South, depth = 48.75 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 48.75 km (30 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005xe4. Id of event: us70005xe4. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 07:04:03 / 7:04 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/10/19 / 2019-10-22 22:04:03 / October 22, 2019 @ 10:04 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 248 km W of Abepura, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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