A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 211 km W of Tual, Indonesia (131 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 130.8506° East, latitude -5.4389° South, depth = 48.29 km. Global time and date of event 19/02/20 / 2020-02-19 11:53:04 / February 19, 2020 @ 11:53 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us600084k1. Event ids that are associated: us600084k1. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:53:04 / 8:53 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 48.29 km (30 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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