A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 131 km NW of Ambon, Indonesia (81 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cm5e. Id of event: us7000cm5e. Exact location, longitude 127.5168° East, latitude -2.7094° South, depth = 41.79 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 41.79 km (26 miles). The temblor was detected at 06:28:03 / 6:28 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 28/11/20 / 2020-11-28 06:28:03 / November 28, 2020 @ 6:28 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 131 km NW of Ambon, Indonesia.
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