A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 190 km WSW of Tual, Indonesia (118 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 131.2479 East, latitude -6.4613 South, depth = 153.61 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 153.61 km (95 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/09/20 / 2020-09-08 04:04:21 / September 8, 2020 @ 4:04 am. Event id: us7000blw1. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000blw1. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 04:04:21 / 4:04 am (local time epicenter).
Each 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. 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 fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 190 km WSW of Tual, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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