A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 160 km N of Dili, East Timor (99 miles) on Wednesday. Id of earthquake: us2000d9pr. Event ids that are associated: us2000d9pr. Exact location of earthquake, 125.4131° East, -7.1125° South, depth 538.8 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/02/18 / 2018-02-20 22:21:52 / February 20, 2018 @ 10:21 pm. The temblor was reported at 06:21:52 / 6:21 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 538.8 km (335 miles).
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 two and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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: 160 km N of Dili, East Timor. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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