A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 146 km NNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (91 miles) on Sunday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/02/20 / 2020-02-09 04:15:40 / February 9, 2020 @ 4:15 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 13:15:40 / 1:15 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 58.85 km (37 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us70007q7f. Event ids that are associated: us70007q7f. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 130.9126 East, latitude -6.6915 South, depth = 58.85 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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