A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 115 km WSW of Abepura, Indonesia (71 miles) on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 35 km, 139.5931° East, -2.9503° South. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/01/20 / 2020-01-21 13:12:06 / January 21, 2020 @ 1:12 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Event id: us60007lg5. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60007lg5. The temblor was reported at 22:12:06 / 10:12 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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