A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported south of Sumbawa, Indonesia (0 miles) on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 18/01/21 / 2021-01-18 21:33:52 / January 18, 2021 @ 9:33 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 21:33:52 / 9:33 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 117.7775 East, latitude -11.3297 South, depth = 10 km. Event id: us7000d3py. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000d3py.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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