A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 205 km NW of Maubara, Timor Leste (127 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was picked up at 17:21:56 / 5:21 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/11/20 / 2020-11-05 17:21:56 / November 5, 2020 @ 5:21 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 596.1 km (370 miles). Exact location of event, depth 596.1 km, 124.0213° East, -7.176° South. Event id: us7000cawc. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cawc. 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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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