A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 123 kilometers (76 miles) from Dili in East Timor on Wednesday. The temblor was picked up at 19:21:52 / 7:21 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 25/07/18 / 2018-07-25 10:21:52 / July 25, 2018 @ 10:21 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000ghb1. Unique identifier: us2000ghb1. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 126.6934 East, latitude -8.613 South, depth = 134.1 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 134.1 km (83 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Event epicenter was 36 km (22 miles) from Lospalos (c. 17 200 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Venilale (c. 16 000 pop), 30 km (19 miles) from Baucau (c. 16 000 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Viqueque (c. 6 100 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Manatuto (c. 1 900 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Manatuto, Viqueque, Lospalos (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, East Timor (c. 1 155 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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