A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, South of Timor (0 miles). Id of earthquake: us2000asl6. Event ids that are associated: us2000asl6. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 14/09/17 / 2017-09-14 21:26:06 / September 14, 2017 @ 9:26 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 122.1651 East, latitude -12.9278 South, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 05:26:06 / 5:26 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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