A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 282 km ENE of Dili, East Timor (175 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 142.66 km (89 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 19/04/20 / 2020-04-19 09:27:46 / April 19, 2020 @ 9:27 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 18:27:46 / 6:27 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 127.9041° East, -7.4948° South, depth 142.66 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us60009bhy. Unique identifier: us60009bhy.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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 information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 282 km ENE of Dili, East Timor.
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