A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 240 km W of Tual, Indonesia (149 miles) on Wednesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 128.45 km (80 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us6000c6cd. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000c6cd. Global time and date of event 07/10/20 / 2020-10-07 06:13:57 / October 7, 2020 @ 6:13 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 128.45 km, 130.6131° East, -5.9822° South. The temblor was picked up at 06:13:57 / 6:13 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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