A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 214 km ENE of Lospalos, Timor Leste (133 miles) on Friday. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:29:38 / 1:29 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 128.6336° East, latitude -7.4788° South, depth = 121.28 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 121.28 km (75 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000baee. Id of event: us6000baee. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/08/20 / 2020-08-07 01:29:38 / August 7, 2020 @ 1:29 am.
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 six and in the last 365 days ninety-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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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 214 km ENE of Lospalos, Timor Leste. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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