A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 188 km E of Amahai, Indonesia (117 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:34:35 / 1:34 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 27/01/20 / 2020-01-27 16:34:35 / January 27, 2020 @ 4:34 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 130.5816° East, latitude -3.0271° South, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us70007k1w. Event ids that are associated: us70007k1w.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 188 km E of Amahai, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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