A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 42 kilometers (26 miles) from Ende in Indonesia. 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 88.94 km (55 miles). The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:06:14 / 2:06 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us6000aamt. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000aamt. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/06/20 / 2020-06-06 02:06:14 / June 6, 2020 @ 2:06 am. Exact location of event, depth 88.94 km, 121.7818° East, -9.2124° South.
Close country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Maumere, Ende (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 43 km (27 miles) from Ende (c. 77 200 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Maumere (c. 47 600 pop).
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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 42 km SSE of Ende, Indonesia.
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