A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 115 km ENE of Amahai, Indonesia (71 miles) on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 129.8887 East, latitude -2.9669 South, depth = 10 km. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:09:18 / 12:09 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us70007m3d. Event ids that are associated: us70007m3d. Global time and date of event 09/02/20 / 2020-02-09 15:09:18 / February 9, 2020 @ 3:09 pm UTC/GMT. 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 two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 115 km ENE of Amahai, Indonesia.
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