A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 199 km WNW of Tual, Indonesia (124 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cdfv. Id of event: us7000cdfv. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 47.54 km (30 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/11/20 / 2020-11-07 05:44:30 / November 7, 2020 @ 5:44 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 05:44:30 / 5:44 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 131.1124 East, latitude -4.8881 South, depth = 47.54 km.
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 twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 199 km WNW of Tual, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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