A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 215 km NE of Lospalos, Timor Leste (134 miles) on Saturday. The epicenter was at a depth of 168.87 km (105 miles). The temblor was picked up at 22:59:34 / 10:59 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/08/20 / 2020-08-08 22:59:34 / August 8, 2020 @ 10:59 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 128.5227 East, latitude -7.3023 South, depth = 168.87 km. Event id: us6000bb8m. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000bb8m. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 215 km NE of Lospalos, Timor Leste. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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