A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 51 kilometers (32 miles) from Ende in Indonesia. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/06/20 / 2020-06-30 06:27:11 / June 30, 2020 @ 6:27 am UTC/GMT. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:27:11 / 6:27 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 191.56 km (119 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude 121.4546 East, latitude -8.4291 South, depth = 191.56 km. Id of earthquake: us7000aewi. Event ids that are associated: us7000aewi. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Epicenter of the event was 51 km (32 miles) from Ende (c. 77 200 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Maumere (c. 47 600 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Maumere, Ende (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 51 km NNW of Ende, Indonesia.
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