A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 61 kilometers (38 miles) from Amahai in Indonesia on Sunday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/06/20 / 2020-06-28 00:01:23 / June 28, 2020 @ 12:01 am. The temblor was reported at 00:01:23 / 12:01 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000aheu. Event ids that are associated: us7000aheu. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 129.243° East, -2.8864° South, depth 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Epicenter of the event was 62 km (38 miles) from Amahai (c. 47 700 pop). Nearby country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Amahai (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 61 km NE of Amahai, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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