A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported Papua region, Indonesia (0 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was picked up at 23:02:53 / 11:02 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us70007tjd. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007tjd. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/02/20 / 2020-02-20 14:02:53 / February 20, 2020 @ 2:02 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 36.3 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 36.3 km, 132.8169° East, 1.5491° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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