A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 236 km ENE of Dili, East Timor (147 miles) on Wednesday. Global time and date of event 03/12/19 / 2019-12-03 18:30:40 / December 3, 2019 @ 6:30 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 188.07 km, 127.5791° East, -7.789° South. The temblor was reported at 03:30:40 / 3:30 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60006lp9. Id of event: us60006lp9. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 188.07 km (117 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 seven and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 236 km ENE of Dili, East Timor.
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