A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) strikes 197 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (122 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, 130.043° East, -6.7024° South, depth 159.62 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us60006lvn. Unique identifier: us60006lvn. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/12/19 / 2019-12-04 06:04:13 / December 4, 2019 @ 6:04 am. The temblor was detected at 15:04:13 / 3:04 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 159.62 km (99 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every 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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