A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, Sumba region, Indonesia (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 40.05 km (25 miles). The temblor was detected at 20:06:25 / 8:06 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/10/20 / 2020-10-09 20:06:25 / October 9, 2020 @ 8:06 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000c89x. Unique identifier: us6000c89x. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 119.1991 East, latitude -9.8069 South, depth = 40.05 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: Sumba region, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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