A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 171 km ENE of Lospalos, Timor Leste (106 miles). The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:08:29 / 8:08 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 05/12/20 / 2020-12-05 08:08:29 / December 5, 2020 @ 8:08 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 93 km (58 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us7000cnd4. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cnd4. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 128.3303° East, -7.716° South, depth 93 km.
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 two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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: 171 km ENE of Lospalos, Timor Leste. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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