A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 275 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (171 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 202.99 km (126 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:19:58 / 1:19 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 129.0768° East, -6.8559° South, depth 202.99 km. Event id: us60007lgh. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60007lgh. Exact time and date of earthquake 21/01/20 / 2020-01-21 16:19:58 / January 21, 2020 @ 4:19 pm UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 275 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia.
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