A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 99 km NNW of Laiwui, Indonesia (62 miles) on Friday. Id of earthquake: us70005vjj. Event ids that are associated: us70005vjj. Exact location of event, longitude 127.212 East, latitude -0.5752 South, depth = 74.03 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 22:06:36 / 10:06 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 74.03 km (46 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/10/19 / 2019-10-11 13:06:36 / October 11, 2019 @ 1:06 pm.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 99 km NNW of Laiwui, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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