A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 206 km W of Tual, Indonesia (128 miles). Exact location of event, depth 77.16 km, 130.8911° East, -5.7159° South. The temblor was picked up at 23:22:27 / 11:22 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000b9g0. Unique identifier: us6000b9g0. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 77.16 km (48 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/08/20 / 2020-08-04 23:22:27 / August 4, 2020 @ 11:22 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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