A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 205 km N of Dili, East Timor (127 miles) on Friday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 519.81 km (323 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us10003n94. Unique identifier: us10003n94. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/10/15 / 2015-10-01 23:00:57 / October 1, 2015 @ 11:00 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 07:00:57 / 7:00 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 125.3523 East, latitude -6.7172 South, depth = 519.81 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days eleven 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.
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