A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 192 km N of Likisá, Timor Leste (119 miles) on Tuesday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 540.85 km (336 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us6000c4tm. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c4tm. Exact location of event, longitude 125.1963 East, latitude -6.8518 South, depth = 540.85 km. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:45:29 / 2:45 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 29/09/20 / 2020-09-29 02:45:29 / September 29, 2020 @ 2:45 am UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 four and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 192 km N of Likisá, Timor Leste.
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