A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 180 km N of Dili, East Timor (112 miles) on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 513.33 km (319 miles). Event id: us10006jjk. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10006jjk. Global time and date of event 02/09/16 / 2016-09-02 04:23:03 / September 2, 2016 @ 4:23 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 12:23:03 / 12:23 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 125.8898 East, latitude -6.9534 South, depth = 513.33 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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: 180 km N of Dili, East Timor. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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