A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 139 km NNW of Ambon, Indonesia (86 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/11/20 / 2020-11-27 13:37:45 / November 27, 2020 @ 1:37 pm. Exact location of event, longitude 127.5085 East, latitude -2.632 South, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 13:37:45 / 1:37 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ckcz. Id of event: us7000ckcz. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days nine 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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 139 km NNW of Ambon, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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