A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 130 km NE of Lospalos, Timor Leste (81 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 129.86 km (81 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:29:30 / 4:29 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 127.7348 East, latitude -7.6012 South, depth = 129.86 km. Id of earthquake: us6000c17t. Event ids that are associated: us6000c17t. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/09/20 / 2020-09-22 04:29:30 / September 22, 2020 @ 4:29 am.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 130 km NE of Lospalos, Timor Leste.
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