A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 280 km ENE of Lospalos, Timor Leste (174 miles). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:41:40 / 11:41 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 129.1259 East, latitude -7.1307 South, depth = 163.99 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 163.99 km (102 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000baj9. Unique identifier: us6000baj9. 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: 07/08/20 / 2020-08-07 11:41:40 / August 7, 2020 @ 11:41 am.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 280 km ENE of Lospalos, Timor Leste.
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