A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 148 km NNW of Ambon, Indonesia (92 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:20:55 / 2:20 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 22/11/20 / 2020-11-22 14:20:55 / November 22, 2020 @ 2:20 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000csj9. Id of event: us6000csj9. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 127.4924 East, latitude -2.5475 South, depth = 10 km.
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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 148 km NNW of Ambon, Indonesia.
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