A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 275 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (171 miles) on Thursday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009bkx. Id of event: us70009bkx. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/05/20 / 2020-05-07 08:03:08 / May 7, 2020 @ 8:03 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 128.8937 East, latitude -7.3488 South, depth = 160.98 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 160.98 km (100 miles). The temblor was detected at 17:03:08 / 5:03 pm (local time epicenter). 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 three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 275 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia.
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