A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was reported 238 km E of Amahai, Indonesia (148 miles) on Tuesday. Unique identifier: us7000cbfb. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000cbfb. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:50:44 / 12:50 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/11/20 / 2020-11-03 00:50:44 / November 3, 2020 @ 12:50 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude 131.0664° East, latitude -3.3151° South, depth = 10 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 quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 238 km E of Amahai, Indonesia.
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