A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes Kepulauan Babar, Indonesia (0 miles) on Monday. The temblor was detected at 13:31:53 / 1:31 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 129.3236° East, latitude -7.0899° South, depth = 180.01 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 180.01 km (112 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/09/20 / 2020-09-14 13:31:53 / September 14, 2020 @ 1:31 pm. Id of earthquake: us7000bpss. Event ids that are associated: us7000bpss.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: Kepulauan Babar, Indonesia.
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