A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 258 km SSW of Abepura, Indonesia (160 miles). Exact location of event, depth 35 km, 139.4051° East, -4.5834° South. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000a2ch. Unique identifier: us6000a2ch. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/05/20 / 2020-05-30 02:06:01 / May 30, 2020 @ 2:06 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). The temblor was detected at 02:06:01 / 2:06 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 258 km SSW of Abepura, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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