A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Banda Sea (0 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 61.22 km (38 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 130.3447 East, latitude -6.8843 South, depth = 61.22 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:44:06 / 8:44 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us6000acpn. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000acpn. Global time and date of event 16/06/20 / 2020-06-16 08:44:06 / June 16, 2020 @ 8:44 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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