A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes Kepulauan Tanimbar, Indonesia (0 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of event, depth 104.35 km, 131.158° East, -6.8902° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:27:48 / 12:27 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 104.35 km (65 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us70004pms. Event ids that are associated: us70004pms. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/07/19 / 2019-07-20 12:27:48 / July 20, 2019 @ 12:27 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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