A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 259 km NW of Tual, Indonesia (161 miles) on Saturday. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:21:46 / 11:21 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 131.4498° East, latitude -3.6817° South, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: us7000ckll. Event ids that are associated: us7000ckll. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/11/20 / 2020-11-28 11:21:46 / November 28, 2020 @ 11:21 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 259 km NW of Tual, Indonesia.
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