A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 258 km E of Dili, East Timor (160 miles) on Monday. 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 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us600044bf. Ids that are associated to the event: us600044bf. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/06/19 / 2019-06-16 15:42:36 / June 16, 2019 @ 3:42 pm. The temblor was reported at 00:42:36 / 12:42 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 127.9242 East, latitude -8.5897 South, depth = 10 km.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 258 km E of Dili, East Timor. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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