A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 268 km NNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (167 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of earthquake, 130.056° East, -5.875° South, depth 186.73 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/03/20 / 2020-03-25 22:12:04 / March 25, 2020 @ 10:12 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 186.73 km (116 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:12:04 / 7:12 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us70008g3x. Ids that are associated to the event: us70008g3x.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. 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: 268 km NNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia.
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