A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 114 km ENE of Amahai, Indonesia (71 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000a4cd. Event ids that are associated: us6000a4cd. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:03:33 / 6:03 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 129.8731 East, latitude -2.9592 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/05/20 / 2020-05-25 06:03:33 / May 25, 2020 @ 6:03 am.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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: 114 km ENE of Amahai, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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