A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 223 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (139 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, 129.7299° East, -6.6976° South, depth 151.16 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us70006t2q. Unique identifier: us70006t2q. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/01/20 / 2020-01-01 06:01:13 / January 1, 2020 @ 6:01 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 151.16 km (94 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 15:01:13 / 3:01 pm (local time epicenter).
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 four, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 223 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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