A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 221 km WSW of Tual, Indonesia (137 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 87.45 km (54 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/06/20 / 2020-06-01 14:08:05 / June 1, 2020 @ 2:08 pm. The temblor was detected at 14:08:05 / 2:08 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 130.8732° East, -6.3045° South, depth 87.45 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us6000a3p8. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000a3p8.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 221 km WSW of Tual, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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