A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 130 km SSW of Tual, Indonesia (81 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 132.3374 East, latitude -6.7368 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: 09/07/20 / 2020-07-09 04:35:55 / July 9, 2020 @ 4:35 am. Id of earthquake: us7000apic. Event ids that are associated: us7000apic. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 04:35:55 / 4:35 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 130 km SSW of Tual, Indonesia.
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