A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 210 km NNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (130 miles). The temblor was picked up at 12:46:24 / 12:46 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 122.22 km (76 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 130.7588° East, -6.1298° South, depth 122.22 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us70007umi. Ids that are associated to the event: us70007umi. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/02/20 / 2020-02-22 03:46:24 / February 22, 2020 @ 3:46 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 210 km NNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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