A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 238 km W of Tual, Indonesia (148 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 99.11 km (62 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 03:38:08 / 3:38 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000bgfi. Unique identifier: us7000bgfi. Exact location of earthquake, 130.602° East, -5.6992° South, depth 99.11 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 27/08/20 / 2020-08-27 03:38:08 / August 27, 2020 @ 3:38 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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