A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 260 km NNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (162 miles). Event id: us70009dwp. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009dwp. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 12:29:25 / 12:29 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/05/20 / 2020-05-11 03:29:25 / May 11, 2020 @ 3:29 am. Exact location of event, longitude 130.0135 East, latitude -5.9881 South, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 260 km NNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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