A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 299 km ENE of Dili, East Timor (186 miles). The temblor was detected at 01:42:38 / 1:42 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 128.1692 East, latitude -7.7564 South, depth = 148.78 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us20009pb4. Unique identifier: us20009pb4. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/06/17 / 2017-06-19 16:42:38 / June 19, 2017 @ 4:42 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 148.78 km (92 miles).
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 five, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 299 km ENE of Dili, East Timor.
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