A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 209 km NE of Lospalos, Timor Leste (130 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 12/09/20 / 2020-09-12 20:26:19 / September 12, 2020 @ 8:26 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 140.81 km (87 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bmip. Id of event: us7000bmip. The temblor was detected at 20:26:19 / 8:26 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 128.4577 East, latitude -7.3138 South, depth = 140.81 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 209 km NE of Lospalos, Timor Leste.
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