A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 167 km SE of Ainaro, East Timor (104 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 13:35:20 / 1:35 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 30/01/16 / 2016-01-30 05:35:20 / January 30, 2016 @ 5:35 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 126.7571° East, -9.8613° South. All ids that are associated to the event: us20004w04. Unique identifier: us20004w04. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 167 km SE of Ainaro, East Timor. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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