A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 202 km NNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (126 miles). Exact location of event, depth 119.45 km, 130.6267° East, -6.2516° South. The temblor was detected at 00:46:59 / 12:46 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 03/02/20 / 2020-02-03 15:46:59 / February 3, 2020 @ 3:46 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 119.45 km (74 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60007ng2. Id of event: us60007ng2.
Each 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seventy-four 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 202 km NNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia.
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