A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 277 km WSW of Tual, Indonesia (172 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 78.35 km (49 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 130.5434° East, -6.8136° South, depth 78.35 km. The temblor was picked up at 23:14:56 / 11:14 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 13/08/20 / 2020-08-13 23:14:56 / August 13, 2020 @ 11:14 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000bh5q. Unique identifier: us6000bh5q.
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 two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 277 km WSW of Tual, Indonesia.
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