A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 156 km W of Tual, Indonesia (97 miles) on Sunday. The epicenter was at a depth of 94.87 km (59 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:19:20 / 1:19 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 18/08/19 / 2019-08-18 04:19:20 / August 18, 2019 @ 4:19 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 131.3501° East, -5.4966° South, depth 94.87 km. Unique identifier: us600056lc. Ids that are associated to the event: us600056lc.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 one and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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