A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was reported 142 km SSW of Komodo, Indonesia (88 miles) on Saturday. Unique identifier: us6000be3k. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000be3k. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 10:49:10 / 10:49 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 118.9477 East, latitude -9.7568 South, depth = 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/08/20 / 2020-08-08 10:49:10 / August 8, 2020 @ 10:49 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty, in the last 10 days twenty-one, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days thirty-two 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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