A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 288 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (179 miles). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:21:55 / 1:21 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us70009na7. Ids that are associated to the event: us70009na7. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 129.225 East, latitude -6.3888 South, depth = 208.02 km. Global time and date of event 16/05/20 / 2020-05-16 04:21:55 / May 16, 2020 @ 4:21 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 208.02 km (129 miles). 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 two, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 288 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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