A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 169 km N of Dili, Timor Leste (105 miles). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:02:34 / 2:02 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 527.11 km (328 miles). Exact location of event, depth 527.11 km, 125.2964° East, -7.0549° South. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/10/20 / 2020-10-30 02:02:34 / October 30, 2020 @ 2:02 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cas7. Id of event: us7000cas7.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 169 km N of Dili, Timor Leste. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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