A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 275 km ENE of Lospalos, Timor Leste (171 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us7000cmc2. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cmc2. Exact time and date of earthquake 03/12/20 / 2020-12-03 01:35:11 / December 3, 2020 @ 1:35 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 166.67 km (104 miles). The temblor was detected at 01:35:11 / 1:35 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 129.0975 East, latitude -7.1654 South, depth = 166.67 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 275 km ENE of Lospalos, Timor Leste.
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