A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 114 km SSW of Biha, Indonesia (71 miles) on Sunday. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 35 km, 103.749° East, -6.3301° South. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:28:17 / 7:28 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us70006pte. Ids that are associated to the event: us70006pte. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/12/19 / 2019-12-22 12:28:17 / December 22, 2019 @ 12:28 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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