A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 209 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (130 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of event, depth 171.63 km, 129.5764° East, -7.1989° South. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/12/19 / 2019-12-29 14:20:37 / December 29, 2019 @ 2:20 pm. Id of earthquake: us70006znl. Event ids that are associated: us70006znl. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 171.63 km (107 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 23:20:37 / 11:20 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-two 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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