A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 123 km ENE of Amahai, Indonesia (76 miles) on Thursday. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:51:41 / 12:51 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 129.9514° East, -2.9233° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 30/04/20 / 2020-04-30 03:51:41 / April 30, 2020 @ 3:51 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us70009ajd. Event ids that are associated: us70009ajd.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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