A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 298 km NE of Lospalos, Timor Leste (185 miles) on Saturday. Event id: us7000cqmg. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cqmg. The temblor was picked up at 18:58:53 / 6:58 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 12/12/20 / 2020-12-12 18:58:53 / December 12, 2020 @ 6:58 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 197.68 km, 129.078° East, -6.8002° South. The epicenter was at a depth of 197.68 km (123 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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