A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 118 km SSW of Abepura, Indonesia (73 miles) on Monday. Unique identifier: us7000blss. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000blss. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:28:17 / 9:28 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 63.15 km, 140.4135° East, -3.6485° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 63.15 km (39 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/09/20 / 2020-09-07 09:28:17 / September 7, 2020 @ 9:28 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 118 km SSW of Abepura, Indonesia.
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