A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 176 km E of Amahai, Indonesia (109 miles) on Saturday. The epicenter was at a depth of 36.22 km (23 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/10/19 / 2019-10-25 20:29:55 / October 25, 2019 @ 8:29 pm. The temblor was reported at 05:29:55 / 5:29 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 130.504° East, latitude -3.4338° South, depth = 36.22 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600062zw. Id of event: us600062zw.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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