A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 190 km W of Nabire, Indonesia (118 miles). Global time and date of event 19/08/20 / 2020-08-19 20:33:02 / August 19, 2020 @ 8:33 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 133.7893° East, -3.4157° South, depth 21.74 km. Event id: us6000bhdf. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000bhdf. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 20:33:02 / 8:33 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 21.74 km (14 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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