A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 188 km ENE of Lospalos, Timor Leste (117 miles). The temblor was picked up at 10:15:58 / 10:15 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c17v. Id of event: us6000c17v. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 150.54 km (94 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 22/09/20 / 2020-09-22 10:15:58 / September 22, 2020 @ 10:15 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 128.4493 East, latitude -7.6266 South, depth = 150.54 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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