A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported Banda Sea (0 miles) on Friday. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:20:39 / 11:20 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/08/20 / 2020-08-21 11:20:39 / August 21, 2020 @ 11:20 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us7000bdrp. Event ids that are associated: us7000bdrp. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 143.52 km (89 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 129.4049 East, latitude -6.9204 South, depth = 143.52 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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