A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 185 km NNW of Pante Makasar, Timor Leste (115 miles) on Friday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 05:26:01 / 5:26 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/12/20 / 2020-12-04 05:26:01 / December 4, 2020 @ 5:26 am. Id of earthquake: us7000cmun. Event ids that are associated: us7000cmun. Exact location of earthquake, 123.8114° East, -7.6197° South, depth 333.5 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 333.5 km (207 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 185 km NNW of Pante Makasar, Timor Leste. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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