A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 266 km WSW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (165 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/01/20 / 2020-01-10 14:59:45 / January 10, 2020 @ 2:59 pm. The temblor was reported at 23:59:45 / 11:59 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us60007dqa. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60007dqa. Exact location of event, depth 35 km, 128.9512° East, -8.4388° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 266 km WSW of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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