A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 271 km ENE of Dili, East Timor (168 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000696m. Unique identifier: us6000696m. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 127.8511 East, latitude -7.6293 South, depth = 157.19 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 157.19 km (98 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/11/19 / 2019-11-08 13:59:10 / November 8, 2019 @ 1:59 pm. The temblor was detected at 22:59:10 / 10:59 pm (local time epicenter).
Every 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 two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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