A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 222 km WSW of Tual, Indonesia (138 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/08/20 / 2020-08-15 21:37:08 / August 15, 2020 @ 9:37 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 90.38 km, 130.8735° East, -6.3515° South. The epicenter was at a depth of 90.38 km (56 miles). Event id: us6000bfbl. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000bfbl. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:37:08 / 9:37 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. 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: 222 km WSW of Tual, Indonesia.
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