A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 159 km N of Dili, East Timor (99 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of earthquake, 125.8409° East, -7.1392° South, depth 496.83 km. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:39:05 / 3:39 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/12/18 / 2018-12-22 19:39:05 / December 22, 2018 @ 7:39 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 496.83 km (309 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000j2kl. Id of event: us2000j2kl.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 159 km N of Dili, East Timor. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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