A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 238 km W of Ambon, Indonesia (148 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/06/20 / 2020-06-14 15:48:50 / June 14, 2020 @ 3:48 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000aevl. Unique identifier: us6000aevl. The temblor was reported at 15:48:50 / 3:48 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 126.0684 East, latitude -3.3324 South, depth = 7.44 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 7.44 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 238 km W of Ambon, Indonesia.
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