A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes Banda Sea (0 miles) on Thursday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/07/20 / 2020-07-16 16:08:32 / July 16, 2020 @ 4:08 pm. Unique identifier: us6000b2qr. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000b2qr. Exact location of event, depth 32.27 km, 129.8133° East, -6.5656° South. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 32.27 km (20 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 16:08:32 / 4:08 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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