A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 48 kilometers (30 miles) from Kudat in Malaysia. The temblor was detected at 01:58:30 / 1:58 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 620.54 km, 116.3824° East, 6.9303° North. 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: 30/06/20 / 2020-06-30 01:58:30 / June 30, 2020 @ 1:58 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 620.54 km (386 miles). Event id: us7000ajc1. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ajc1.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kota Belud, Kudat. Earthquake epicenter was 52 km (32 miles) from Kudat (c. 32 400 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Kota Belud (c. 12 800 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Malaysia (c. 28 275 000 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one 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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