A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 266 km E of Amahai, Indonesia (165 miles) on Monday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/11/20 / 2020-11-09 06:11:24 / November 9, 2020 @ 6:11 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000ccb9. Unique identifier: us7000ccb9. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 131.3132 East, latitude -3.5136 South, depth = 10 km. The temblor was reported at 06:11:24 / 6:11 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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