A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 292 km ENE of Dili, East Timor (181 miles). Unique identifier: us10006nl6. Ids that are associated to the event: us10006nl6. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 142.84 km (89 miles). Exact location of event, depth 142.84 km, 128.0329° East, -7.5615° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:49:09 / 9:49 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 10/09/16 / 2016-09-10 12:49:09 / September 10, 2016 @ 12:49 pm UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 292 km ENE of Dili, East Timor. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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